Leveraging over three decades of experience in banking and commercial real estate, Linda Fisher brings a comprehensive skill set to Young & Associates. With a deep-rooted understanding of regional and community bank lending, Linda possesses a diverse skill set encompassing an array of proficiencies, including commercial underwriting, loan review, credit administration, and policy development.
With extensive experience in senior credit management roles, Linda has effectively overseen critical functions including commercial underwriting and loan review, credit administration, compliance, and the development of credit-related policies and procedures. Her background encompasses credit management projects, ranging from CRE and C&I loans, to non-profit organizations and government entities. Additionally, her passion for community banking led to the successful development of a small business lending program, which has nurtured local entrepreneurship and catalyzed economic growth. Linda also brings prior expertise in various facets of commercial real estate brokerage, development, and valuation services.
Linda’s academic accomplishments include an undergraduate degree from Seton Hill College, an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, and a Pennsylvania real estate salesperson’s license.
Beyond her professional pursuits, Linda has actively contributed to multiple industry organizations, including board memberships with the Pittsburgh Chapter of NAIOP and the University of Pittsburgh Business Alumni Association for nearly a decade, including a five-year tenure as chair of the Alumni Scholarship Committee.