Linda Heaney joined The Mark Foundation as Communications Manager in September 2021. She brings more than 20 years of experience in communications and PR from her work at corporations, agencies, and non-profits, in addition to founding a communications consultancy. For four years, Linda was Director, Public Relations at The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, where she developed communications programs raising awareness of research developments, patient access/advocacy initiatives, and fundraising campaigns. In her consultancy, Linda served clients in healthcare, nonprofit, technology, consumer products, education, and the arts. Prior to that, Linda held senior roles at agencies including Wells Rich Green BDDP and Co-Communications. Earlier she was Public Relations Manager at Nestlé Foods. She began her communications career as an account executive at Saatchi & Saatchi.