Linda Darragh

Beyond teaching and leading the KIEI, Linda is an active member of the Chicago entrepreneurial community. She has been a long-time board member of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center and ACCION Chicago. She is also a member of Illinois Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise and a board member for TiE Midwest. Linda organized Springboard: Mid-West, a nationally recognized investor forum for women entrepreneurs, in 2001 and 2003 raising more than $85 million for participants.