Linda is the former President of L. A. Fitts, Inc. dba Dynamic People, a temporary staffing franchise. During the course of ten years in business, Linda grew her revenues to $3MM in less than two years and was featured in two national publications, Franchising World and Black Enterprise for her success in the temporary staffing industry. As a business owner, she was frequently asked to counsel other established and many aspiring family business owners. She accompanied former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell, along with 30 other selected business leaders, on his second Trade Mission Trip to Montego Bay, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies.
She firmly believes in giving back to her community and has served on numerous boards: ACHOR, an organization that assists non-substance abuse homeless women; member of the Small Business Administration’s Advisory Council; served on the Human Resources Committee of the Atlanta Metropolitan Chapter of the American Red Cross; Advisory Council member to the late Dr. James Costen, former President of the Interdenominational Theological Center; and a Trustee of Shorter College, Rome, Georgia.
Linda recently founded Be The Miracle EveryDay, a movement of learning, sharing, and being the Miracle everyday of our lives. Her mission is to transform ordinary living into EXTRAordinary living, one day at a time. The ‘EXTRA’ is Being the Miracle EveryDay. Her Vision for this movement embodies a quote from one of her heroes, Mohandas Ghandi, “Be the change you want to see in the world.”
She is a bestselling co-author with Lisa Nichols, a Certified LifeForming Coach, and an Inspirational Speaker. Linda has a Bachelor of Applied Studies in the area of Organizational Leadership, from Mercer University, and a Masters of Divinity, with a concentration in Christian Education, from McAfee School of Theology at Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia.
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