Linda’s career, spanning senior management and chief executive roles in marketing, real estate, local government, the wine industry and the arts, has equipped her with a wealth of knowledge, skills and life experiences.
She has three sons and has lived through the joys of juggling home, work and study.
In addition, Linda has served as a non-executive director on numerous boards and committees. She is currently chairman of Australia’s leading contemporary dance company, Australian Dance Theatre, independent chairman of Barossa Grape & Wine Association Incorporated, a non-executive director of the South Australian Environment Protection Agency (EPA) and a member of the EPA Audit and Risk Management Committee.
Previous appointments include the South Australian Tourism Commission Board, the RAIL Advisory Board (Adelaide-Darwin Railway) and chair of the South Australian Wine Tourism Advisory Board.
In 1999, Linda was inducted into the Australian Businesswomen’s Hall of Fame. She is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a member of The Executive Connection (SA Chapter) alumni.
Linda is an accomplished presenter, workshop facilitator, coach, mentor and builder of relationships. Her consultancy business helps other business owners, industry groups and individuals to focus clearly on strategy and manage issues to drive profitable outcomes.
In 2009, Linda successfully tackled the challenge she set herself to walk the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea. This in turn inspired an ongoing love affair of trekking through our amazing natural environment.