Linda, a former Retail Banking Executive, has been a CASA Volunteer Advocate since March of 2016 and a Peer Coordinator since September of 2017. Volunteering and giving back to the community has always been important to Linda, demonstrated in her broad based experience in various volunteer organizations, including the State Health Insurance Advocacy Program (HICAP), Los Robles Hospital, the American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity, the Ronald McDonald House, Girl Scouts of America and PTO President at her children's middle school. Using her successful management and leadership skills and experiences, she is now focusing her volunteer efforts in the CASA organization to help the youth of Ventura County. In her spare time Linda enjoys spending time with her family and especially her four precious grandchildren. She also enjoys cooking and baking, reading, gardening and traveling.