Linda is a local attorney to the South Bay, with 30 years of practice specializing in the areas of land use, environmental and municipal law, and corporate development.
In addition to her position on the Board at Greenbelt Alliance, Linda sits on the Board of Directors at the Santa Clara Valley Water District where she represents the City of Campbell, portions of the Willow Glen and Cambrian communities, and North Almaden and Blossom Hill areas of San Jose.
For eight years, Linda served as a distinguished member of the San Jose City Council leading the green building/sustainability policy discussion, and six years as a San Jose Planning Commissioner. She is one of a select group of Silicon Valley and California attorneys who are accredited by the U.S. Green Building Council as a LEED AP (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional) in new construction.
Linda chaired the Joint Venture Silicon Valley Sustainable Buildings Initiative, and served on the Bay Area Climate Collaborative-Green Building Group, and the Cities Association Green Building Collaborative. She is also on the Advisory Board of Sustainable Silicon Valley.