Linda joined MANTEC in 2020, in a new role of Client Relationship Specialist. She is dedicated to connecting MANTEC’s clients to valuable resources and contacts, while developing new relationships with manufacturers in our nine-county region.
Linda’s expertise is in federal & state government contracting, workforce development & grant programs for employers, and all aspects of operating a business in PA. Formerly, Linda was a general business consultant & government marketing specialist for the PA Small Business Development Centers. Linda began her career in corporate sales, selling private label snack foods to grocery and mass merchandising chains nationwide. She then turned to self-employment, successfully opening & operating 4 franchise locations for a decade. Linda sold the 4 franchised locations independently, and now advises business owners in developing their own exit strategy.
Linda earned her BA in Economics from the University of Michigan, and she has lived in 9 states, ultimately settling in Pennsylvania.