Linda is a graduate of Allegany College of Maryland with a degree in Computer Science (Programming concentration) and a minor in Mathematics. Her previous positions include Webmaster at Garrett College in McHenry, Maryland; Lead Developer at Pitt Bull Secure Technologies, a Johnstown-based IT company; and nearly a decade working with freelance contracts. She is also a safeTALK Certified Suicide Prevention Specialist.
Linda moved to the Pittsburgh area with her husband, Francis, and two children in 2015. In her free time, she enjoys attending concerts in and around the city, reading suspense novels, and watching Penguins hockey. In addition, she is a professionally trained operatic vocalist and classical pianist, and can often be found singing loudly to herself while stuck in traffic.