Linda joined Weyers McKeever Financial Partners as a contracted consultant for marketing in December of 2018. In January 2019 she was brought on in a full role as Director of Marketing and Business Development.
Linda brings 20+ years of experience in integrated marketing and sales and specializes in branding and development. Her introduction to working in the field of financial services came from her background in nonprofit organizations and enrolling in the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP)® program at the American College of Financial Services. The meld of the three (marketing, nonprofits, and philanthropic planning) is evident in her work with Weyers McKeever.
Linda has earned a graduate certificate as a Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®), holds a dual major Bachelor's Degree in Marketing and Human Resources Management, a Certificate in Nonprofit Management, a Certificate in Professional Fundraising, a Certificate in Nonprofit Board Consulting, is Corporate Leadership Certified (CLC)™, is a Certified Conflict Manager (CMS)™, holds an Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR)™ designation, is an Independent John Maxwell Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer, and Speaker, and is a graduate of Leadership Greater McHenry County (LGMC).
Linda’s current community service includes serving on the President’s Council of the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce, facilitating the Fund Development Network at Volunteer Center McHenry County, and as a marketing volunteer for Women in McHenry County (WiM3).
She is the honored recipient of the 2019 Women of Achievement Award by Women in McHenry County which acknowledges WiM3 members for professional achievement, leadership qualities at work, in the community, and support given to others through mentorship.
Linda lives in Crystal Lake, IL with the love of her life, Matt. They married in 2017 and have five adult children between them. She focuses on living authentically and growing personally every day. She strives to add value to people and her community through building relationships, helping others succeed, and giving back through empowering leadership and volunteerism. In her spare time, Linda spends time with her family, enjoys vacationing, and attempts to golf.
Linda Grizely is insurance licensed in the following states: Illinois, Wisconsin