Linda is a Partner and a member of the Leadership Team responsible for Practice Management and Operations. She is focused on employing best practices throughout the firm related to service delivery and client experience and provides practice management oversight to the Client Service & Wealth Management support teams. She also works on the "business of the business" on a daily basis focusing on strategic and tactical productivity and efficiency and works collaboratively with her partners building long-term value for the firm and our clients.
She also values the close relationships she has with many of our clients and believes in building a team around them to best serve their needs and expectations. With the conviction that the firm is only as good as the people in it, the team must be exceptional--she is committed to cultivating a growth & team-oriented culture ensuring everyone is equipped with the tools and guidance they need and embraces the firm’s core values.
Linda's professional career includes over 30 years' experience in the financial & professional services field. She has earned her Retirement Income Certified Professional (“RICP”) designation from the American College and is FINRA 7, 63 & 24 licensed as well as insurance licensed in New Jersey. She was an investment consultant for a real estate syndication firm for several years working with financial advisors and their accredited clients. She transitioned into law firm marketing as Director of Marketing of the Philadelphia office for Drinker Biddle & Morgan Lewis, both international firms. At that time, she was a member of the Philadelphia Legal Marketing Association and served as a lecturer for the PA Bar Institute. In the 1990's, she founded McLaughlin Professional Services Marketing, LLC, a professional services marketing consulting firm. She joined McLaughlin Asset Management full-time in 2004.
Over the years, she has served on numerous community boards and organizations in Haddonfield and South Jersey and managed local political campaigns. She wants to always make a positive difference and pay it forward. Professionally, she was most recently a member of the Practice Management Committee of The Resource Group, an esteemed group of Top Advisors with her previous broker/dealer, Lincoln Financial.
She is a graduate of The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Summa Cum Laude where she received the Hockenberry Award for Outstanding Scholastic Performance, was a member of the Sigma Kappa Phi Honor Society, and was awarded the Albert Hill Cup Marketing Award. She has been a member of The Wharton Club of Philadelphia.
Linda lives in Moorestown, NJ, with her husband and business partner, Michael. They spend half their time in New Jersey and the other half in Delaware at their home in Bethany Beach. They have a son and a daughter, Meaghan, who works for the firm. She enjoys a good cup of coffee, her beloved Labrador retriever, travel, shows in NYC, boating, country music, the beach, swimming, biking and yoga. She has done several triathlons in her day and still believes there are more to come.