Linda WhipkeyLinda Whipkey

Administrative Associate

Linda works closely with the Manager of the Director's Office to provide advanced administrative support for faculty and staff, including travel planning and other business and administrative operations. She also plays an integral part in coordinating and monitoring the CyberCorps® Scholarship for Service program at the INI. In addition to ensuring INI compliance with SFS requirements, Linda coordinates speakers, including SFS recruiters and visiting alumni, for information sessions and assists with maintaining and building relationships with government agencies.
 
Linda also assists with planning INI events and conferences. She is always a familiar face for INI students and alumni. 

Before joining the INI, she worked at Carnegie Mellon CyLab for 6 years as Manager of Corporate Memberships, where she helped to build partnerships and support opportunities for industry partners with an interest in cybersecurity.