Throughout her 15+ years in executive search, Linda Woods has built a reputation for excellence in execution, a high sense of urgency, and an unwavering commitment to client satisfaction. A founding member of Ormsby Park, she leads searches for Fortune 1000 public companies as well as private equity backed firms.
Before Ormsby Park, Linda was a core member of Spencer Stuart’s Financial Officer Practice. Prior to that she served as Managing Associate for the North American Financial Officer Practice at Korn Ferry, where she worked with a range of clients including The Walt Disney Company, TOMS Shoes, Abercrombie & Fitch, Ingram Micro, Levi Strauss, Blackboard, and The Lockton Companies, among others.
Earlier in her career, Linda held senior recruiting and human resource roles with the Principal Financial Group, providing recruiting and HR consulting services to various Principal businesses, including work in selection, compensation, employee relations and performance management.
Linda’s bachelor’s degree is from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and she holds an M.B.A. from Georgia State University. She serves as a board of education member for her local public school, and in her free time enjoys running, spin classes, reading, and travel.