Linda Quinones-Lopez

Senior Director, Program

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Pronouns: She/Her

Linda Quinones-Lopez has more than 20 years experience in the adult education field. Growing up in extreme poverty and witnessing firsthand the devastation that it brings led Linda to a career of helping others. She has been with Per Scholas since 1999. Prior to Per Scholas, Ms. Lopez worked as the Director of Welfare to Work Programs at SOBRO and as the Beacon Director for Aspira of New York, Inc. She began her career in workforce development at Jobs for Youth, where she served as Program Director and Chief of Staff until 1999. She has a Bachelor’s degree from Nyack College and is a graduate of Columbia University’s Institute for Nonprofit Management.


Per Scholas is Closed for the Week

To recognize the hard work and commitment of our full Per Scholas team, we are providing an org-wide week off from July 4-8. This break is designed for all staff and learners to relax and recharge. If you have an urgent inquiry, please email [email protected]. While staff will be limited during this week, we will make every effort to respond as quickly as possible.