In a previous role, Linda served as a certified clinical research coordinator within the Office of Clinical Research Operations at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, where she coordinated industry sponsored drug and device trials in endocrinology, gastroenterology, cardiology and neurology. Linda has also worked as a clinic nurse with Volunteers in Medicine and as a business administrator within the Wyoming Valley Montessori School. She belongs to the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (on which she serves as a certified clinical research coordinator). In addition, she is a member of the board of trustees of the Family Service Association of Northeastern PA. Linda received her bachelor’s degrees in psychology and sociology from Wilkes University and her masters of public administration from CUNY Baruch College. She earned her bachelors of science in nursing from Misericordia University.