Linda is one of our ‘Office Angels’ and responsible for helping the organisation with admin work and other office jobs. Her tasks range from answering the phone and liaising with anyone trying to get in touch with CanalAbility, as well as answering client questions, and doing the banking and filing. She also plays a key role in getting and organising volunteers to come and crew on the boats.
Prior to joining CanalAbility, Linda worked in a bank for 6 and a half years and for a stockbroker for 3 years. She also worked for a charted accountanting firm as a registrar for a number of years, in a darts company helping to print logos for dart cases, and for a boatyard company near River Thames.
One of the things Linda loves about working at CanalAbility is the satisfaction she gets from knowing what does in the office is helps the clients to enjoy themselves out on the river. She enjoys being busy, which is a good as it gets very busy in the office
When not at work Linda loves to travel having been to many places. Sweden, Australia, Austria, Thailand, Belgium, Florida, Canada; amongst many other places. She has quite a few friends in Australia which makes it one of her frequent destinations. She also enjoys gardening and taking care of her grandchildren.