Linda Timmons is President and CEO of Mosaic, a 13-state network providing personalized services to nearly 4,900 people in more than 700 communities. As a leader, Linda is positioning Mosaic to thrive in the rapidly transforming healthcare environment through creative services that are effective and efficient, and delivered by mission-driven employees and contractors.
Mosaic has an annual budget of $350 million and is growing through acquisitions, both in its traditional line of disability services as well as other services that align with the organization’s vision and values. Mosaic is an affiliated social ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Linda is a captivating and popular speaker at professional conferences and other events. Her passion to serve and advocate engages audiences in support of people living active lives in their communities. She also regularly speaks with staff members, donors and volunteers, both one on-one and in small groups.
She assumed the CEO role in 2008, after serving five years as President and Chief Operating Officer. She brings a wealth of real-world program experience to her role, now serving more than 35 years at Mosaic, having started as a teenager working in direct care.
Linda holds a bachelor’s degree in social work from the University of Nebraska at Kearney and, in 2011, was honored with the school’s Distinguished Alumni Award. She also has a master’s in human services from St. Edward’s University (Austin, Texas).
Linda and her husband, Randy, have two children, Meagan and Chris.