Meet Our Executive Director

Linda Arzu

Linda Arzu
Founder & Executive Director

Linda is an attorney with nearly 30 years experience in special education, disability, elder and family law. In addition to founding and operating a small law firm, Ms. Arzu has 13 years experience in nonprofit management and most recently served as the Director of Corporate Compliance for Anderson Center for Autism in Staatsburg, NY. Ms. Arzu is very familiar with social service systems, program development and oversight, quality assurance and outcome measurement, and not-for-profit law and governance. Ms. Arzu received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Mount Holyoke College and a Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University Law Center. As Faith House’s founder, Ms. Arzu was instrumental in conducting the initial needs assessment, ongoing community outreach, management of the current intake process, program development, fundraising and site search.