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Linda Bryant Valentine

Executive Director, PRESBYTERIAN MISSION AGENCY, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A)

Linda Valentine

Linda Bryant Valentine, an ordained ruling elder, lawyer and former executive at Motorola Inc., is serving a third four-year term as executive director of the Presbyterian Mission Agency.  Previously, Valentine served as director and as fund manager and general counsel at Opportunity International, a Christian nonprofit group in Oak Brook, Illinois. She served briefly as interim staff coordinator at Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago, Illinois, where she was a member, elder, trustee and deacon. Valentine worked at Motorola from 1984-2002 in various capacities, including general counsel for the corporation’s communications businesses, and senior vice president.

Valentine holds degrees from the University of Michigan in economics and political science, and from the Georgetown University Law Center. Valentine has also studied business in the MBA program of the University of Southern California. She also has served as a board member and leader in numerous church, youth and civic organizations as well as a session member of Highland Presbyterian Church in Louisville.


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Presbyterian Mission Agency Board Executive Committee

Sept. 16, 2014

Presbyterian Mission Agency Board Executive Committee Meeting, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Presbyterian Mission Agency Board New Member Orientation

Sept. 16 - 17, 2014

Orientation for new members of the Presbyterian Mission Agency Board. Tues., Sept. 16, 2014, 3:00 p.m. through Wed., Sept. 17, 2014, 2:30 p.m.

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Sept. 17 - 19, 2014

Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 3:00 p.m. through Friday, September 19, 2014, 12:00 noon.

Presbyterian Mission Agency Board Personnel Subcommittee April 2014 Meeting

April 10, 2014

The Board Personnel Subcommittee will meet on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at 1:30p.m. Eastern time.  (CLOSED SESSION)