Linda is an experienced Registered Nurse, Board Certified Lactation Consultant and American Heart Association Certified CPR Instructor who has over a decade of experience caring for newborns, children, parents and families in schools, hospitals, and in patient’s homes. She has mentored professional Registered Nurses from the Philadelphia area as well as nursing students from Gwynedd Mercy College, Temple University and the University of Pennsylvania.
Linda has been a certified instructor in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) with the American Heart Association for over 10 years. She initiated a First Aid and CPR program at a private elementary school in the Philadelphia School District where she served as the Certified School Nurse. Throughout the duration of this program, Linda certified over 600 students and faculty members while also meeting the daily healthcare needs of the 500 students ranging in age from preschool through 8th grade. She has also certified many individuals and groups in various settings, including Healthcare Professionals and private organizations.
Currently, Linda has a busy private practice as a Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). She guides new moms and babies through breastfeeding, nutrition, wellness, and many other healthcare needs. She primarily serves Montgomery County and the Main Line.
In her spare time, Linda loves to golf with her husband Frank, take walks with her rescue dog, Sandy, and spend time with her two granddaughters.
Linda is very excited to be sharing her skills and passion for family safety in the Main Line Family Education studio!