Linda is a 6th generation local, growing up on a farm on the 6th Concession in Clearview.
With over 25 years’ experience in event planning, Linda emanates creativity and radiates positive energy. Her strong focus to details is what sets apart ordinary events from extraordinary events. Linda joined the Foundation staff 2006. Prior to joining the Foundation, Linda assisted with Foundation events as a volunteer. Seeing first hand, the impact fundraising has to the patients in our community is very rewarding.
Upon graduating from Seneca College and University of Guelph in Retail Floral and Business programs, Linda opened Petals Flowers and Gifts in 1991. In 2004 Linda designed a wedding featured on HGTV.
Linda is married to Sean and after the arrival of their daughter in 2001; sold the flower shop.
Linda continues her volunteer work on the Certification Committee with the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP).