Linda Newton

Bio

Jeremiah's Promise is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization that provides broad-based assistance to youth who "age out" of the foster care system or who are soon to "age out" out of care and who would otherwise face poverty and hopelessness without supportive mentoring, life skills development, academic support and career guidance.


Address
P.O. Box 1393
Palo Alto, CA 94302-1393


Email
info@jeremiahspromise.org

Web
www.jeremiahspromise.org

Linda Newton, of Linda Newton & Associates, has a background that includes Staff Account, Interior designer, College Instructor, and Strategic Planning Facilitator. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Interior designers and has taught several workshops at National Conferences.

Linda has an Associate's Degree from West Valley College and a Bachelors's Degree from Menlo College in Business Administration, with a concentration in Human Resource Training and Development.

She teaches at West Valley College in Saratoga. Her teaching experience has included life skills workshops for Jeremiah's Promise where she has volunteered since 2004. She has facilitated workshops in Communication Skills, including active listening and framing the conversation. Additional topics for her workshops with Jeremiah's Promise include resume development, professional protocol, as well as, leadership and team development.

We Love, Challenge and Equip Former Foster Youth for a Better Future