Linda Bryant is Executive Director of HOPE 4 Youth. Previously, she was Vice President of Programs with EMERGE Community Development located in Minneapolis. With three decades of successful experience working with youth, teens and adults she has a diverse back ground in developing, implementing and delivering programs and services.
Her tenured experience includes designing programs to meet individual basic needs which included a food shelf, domestic violence program for Immigrant Women and projects that addressed the needs of chronically homeless families.
Linda currently holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management and Leadership and is a certified Global Career Development Facilitator. She is a strong believer in developing leaders and enjoys providing professional coaching to others who what to continue the development of their leadership skills.
Growing up in Minnesota most of her life she enjoys spending summers attending traditional community events, spending free time with her grandchildren, reading and indulging in an occasional weekend of Netflix binging.