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Linda Handy

An Oakland native, Linda Handy has worked in the private and public sectors, and for non-profit organizations in executive level roles for 20+ years. She is experienced in leadership development and helping organizations develop high performing teams. Her background also includes work supporting programs aimed to address mental health access, safety, and well-being in the Black community. A former Peralta Community College District Board Trustee, Linda is passionate about social justice and dedicated to empowering others through education and mentorship.

Title: Council Aide/Senior Policy/Maxwell Park

Department: Office of the City Council

Email Address: lhandy@oaklandca.gov