A conversation with Linda J. Washington
January 1, 2011
Linda Jacobs Washington assumed the position of Senior Policy Advisor for Community Initiatives in July, 2010. As the Senior Policy Advisor, Ms. Washington oversees community outreach activities for the Department of Transportation. She is the Chair of the Local Federal Coordinating Committee of the Combined Federal Campaign for the National Capital Area. The Combined Federal Campaign is the only authorized workplace charitable giving drive for employees in the Federal workplace. Under Ms. Washington’s leadership, in 2009, the Combined Federal Campaign broke fundraising records, despite challenging economic times with Federal employees pledging more than $66.5 million to support over 4,000 local, national, and international charities.