Linda Parker is the Chief Operations & Compliance Officer for Friends of the Global Fight. In this capacity, she directs human resources and oversees all budgeting, accounting, legal, and compliance matters. Additionally, she serves as an advisor to the President and the executive management team.
Linda has an extensive, 20-year-plus career in the area of office administration.
She began her nonprofit career at DATA Foundation at the organization’s founding and continued there after the organization merged with ONE. She spent six years at ONE as the Director of Human Resource and Administration, helping to manage and grow the organization. Preceding working full-time at Friends, Linda served as the Director of Administration at National Security Network.
Prior to joining the nonprofit world, Linda spent seven years in the private sector, where she worked for BEA Systems providing right-hand support to the President/Founder as the Director of Executive Management.
She is a graduate of Kaplan University with a degree in business administration.