Linda Wind

It is with great sadness that the ProWIN Board reports that one of our long-standing members, friend, and mentor, Linda Wind, passed away recently after a long battle with cancer.

Linda served as a ProWIN Advisory Board Member and has been a key supporter of our organization for many years. Linda founded Wind Enterprises, Inc. in 1996, an organization committed to the personal and professional development of the business and executive women and career mothers.

Celebration of Linda Win’s Life will take place on May 21, 4-6pm at Maggiano’s in Buckhead. Please click here for anyone interested in donating to the Linda Wind Scholarship Fund.

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President, Possible Woman Enterprises Linda Wind was a President of Possible Woman Enterprises, a corporation committed to the personal and professional development of the business and executive women and career mothers. She was also chair of the Possible Woman Foundation International,a non-profit 501c3 whose mission is to change the lives of women and girls globally through inclusive and collaborative leadership, integrity, and lifelong learning. With an MBA from the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas, and BBA from Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi, Texas, she was a recipient of the Y Women in Careers Award and a Mentor for the 1998-01 Georgia 100 Mentor Exchange Program. Her career has included positions with IBM, Sharp Electronics, Pitney Bowes, Panasonic and AirTouch. She was a president of the Atlanta Women’s Network and was actively involved with the Georgia Commission on Women. She served on the boards of the Northside Hospital Foundation and Atlanta Women’s Alliance (founding member.) Linda was a member of The International Alliance, Atlanta Women in Business, Board of Directors Network and was a graduate of Leadership Corpus Christi Class XV and Leadership Atlanta, Class of 1999. She was on the Advisory Board for the Georgia 100 Mentor Exchange Program, and was selected by Women Looking Ahead Magazine as one of the Top 100 most powerful and influential women business owners in Georgia, 2000 and 2001. She was recently selected to be a member of Leadership America, class of 2003. Her Possible Woman seminars and leadership conferences have been featured in several local and national publications including the Wall Street Journal.

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