Linda Schiffer

Driver, Dean of Students

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Linda joined MIddlebury College in 2004 as Cook Commons Coordinator.   She is responsible for managing the Commons office and its everyday functions and works closely with the Commons Team: Interim Commons Head Stefano Mula, Commons Head Pat Zupan, Dean Ian Sutherland, and CRA Sarah Helland.  Linda is often the first contact for students, parents and others with questions and/or issues.  She is also responsible for assisting in the organization and planning of Commons events, oversees the various Commons budgets and supports the work of Cook Council.

Linda is the advisor to two clubs on campus, the Forest Dark Room and Midd Plays and has taught January Term workshops for the past three years, all about cooking and baking.

Linda lives in Middlebury and is on the Board of the United Way of Addison County, currently serving as president and is also on several committees of Circus Smirkus, a youth circus organization based out of Greensboro, Vermont.

She is an accredited member of the Public Relations Society of America and was elected to Who’s Who in Advertising. Linda holds a master’s degree in communications and a bachelor’s degree in history, both from the University of Delaware.