Linda grew up in Poughkeepsie, NY, and graduated from Dutchess Community College and obtained an Associate of Applied Science in Criminology. She then attended Central Carolina Community College and earned an Associate of Applied Science in Medical Veterinary Technology in 2007. With a passion for working with animals and helping during surgeries, Linda has three pets of her own; one Labrador named Lucy and two cats named Simon and Jake. In her free time, she enjoys running, hiking, playing tennis, and traveling. Something unique that clients and co-workers may not know about Linda is that she won first place in the Mid-Hudson Valley 5 mile Turkey Trot in 1987.