Social Worker Linda has received the North Oaks Health System Employee
of the Month Award for March 2016.
“At the end of the day, I like knowing that I have made a difference
in someone's life," Linda shares.
Since joining the North Oaks team in 1996, Linda has mainly provided support
and guidance to Women & Children’s Services' patients and
their loved ones. She belongs to the National Association of Perinatal
Social Workers and considers herself an advocate for babies and children.
Linda earned a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University
of Louisiana—Lafayette and a master’s degree in Social Work
from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. Her parents and siblings’
experience with a social worker during challenging times inspired Linda’s
Linda stays active by playing tennis and cycling with her husband. She
cherishes time spent with their children—Marie, Elizabeth, Marc
II and Julia—and grandchildren—Ava, Bella, Spencer and Sawyer.
“Linda is an exceptional employee and is devoted to the well-being
of our patients, their families and her coworkers. She always goes the
‘extra mile’ for others,”affirms Laura Bass, Case Management Director.