Director Of Communications
M.S. Arts Administration - Drexel University
M.MusEd - University of Portland
B.M. - University of Maryland Baltimore County
Linda comes to ULS from Temple University, where she was a director of marketing and communications at the Boyer College of Music and Dance. There, she oversaw marketing efforts for 500 annual events; ensured strategic messaging and branding; created and produced recruitment videos; wrote/edited print, digital and web content; created and managed a record label that garnered national media attention and 5 Grammy nominations; drafted legal contracts for major musical commissions; and, secured promotional media placements: National Public Radio, WHYY, Good Morning America, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Variety Magazine, and Billboard Magazine, to name a few. Prior to that position, she was executive director of a non-profit arts education organization, Young Audiences/Arts for Learning Eastern Pennsylvania, which served 70,000 K-12 students in the five county region through artist residencies and arts-based programs. She has authored a book on college roommate conflict and published articles on local history, arts advocacy and non-profit leadership. She was interviewed by the Boston Globe in May 2020 as a follow up to her book.
At ULS, Linda is a member of the President's Cabinet, Co-Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee, and, a member of the COVID-19 Task Force and Diversity and Inclusion Task Force.