Linda Paulson

She Should Run

Linda Paulson is the Vice President for Development for Women’s Campaign Fund, She Should Run and WCF PAC.  She is responsible for developing and executing strategies to grow the revenue of all three organizations, with a focus on securing foundation and corporate funding for She Should Run and managing WCF’s signature events. Previously, Linda was the Director of Strategic Markets for United Way Worldwide.  Linda became one of the nation’s premiere experts in women’s philanthropy.  Her work with United Way Women’s Leadership Councils led them to grow to more than 55,000 members in 135 communities across the nation, and have raised nearly than $ 1 billion over their history. Previously Linda was Account Manager in, then, United Way of America’s National Corporate Leadership Program and she was Director of 2-1-1 at United Way of America.  Linda has also worked with the Points of Light Foundation and local United Ways in Washington, DC and in Miami, FL.  Linda began her career as a VISTA Volunteer working with United Way in Miami, FL to help low-income families and communities recover from the devastating effects of Hurricane Andrew. Linda earned her Bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy Analysis from the George Washington University.