Born and raised in East Boston, Massachusetts, Linda has ten plus years as a Deputy Sheriff protecting the public. In addition, Linda has over twelve years providing personal protection to corporate executives, celebrities, and foreign dignitaries. Linda is versatile; through working with many families, one of Linda's specialty areas is providing security to the children of executives.
Through the Sheriff’s Department, Linda is one of three instructors at the Sheriff's Department who teach Defensive Tactics to women and children within the county. Working in Law Enforcement has been great ‘real world’ training in detecting dangerous situations and how to react to them.
In 2006, Linda graduated from Executive Security International's Security Specialist program/resident training; this is one of ESI's premier programs that produces well-rounded security-minded students. Upon graduating from ESI, Linda started working extensively for several major companies providing personal protection, event security, and security driving within the United States, Europe, Central and South America, and Mexico.
In 2010, Linda started working in Executive Security International's PSD training program where surveillance is conducted on the students who are training to work on protective operation details in the combat zone. Through working in this program, Linda has also learned and sharpened her skills through the students conducting counter surveillance.
Linda is a part-time law enforcement official and a personal protection specialist who would be an asset to any detail by utilizing her years of experience in both the private and public sector.
Licenses and Certifications
Sworn Law Enforcement
First Responder Training-American Red Cross
CPR and AED Training-America Red Cross
Firearms Safety Training-Massachusetts State Police
Transportation Workers Identification Card(TWIC) TSA
2010 - present
2010 - present
University Of Massachusetts Boston, Sociology
Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department, Correction Officers Academy
Essex County Sheriff’s Department, Reserve Officer Academy
Massachusetts Municipal Police, Police Officer Academy
Executive Security International, Certified Security Specialist
Executive Security International, Certified Protection Specialist