Linda Naval

Masters Candidate of Public Administration, Suffolk University

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About Linda

Naval manages the growing staff, leads organizational strategic planning, directs public policy efforts at the federal and state level, and contributes to media operations. She specializes in criminal justice, education, healthcare, political representation, immigration, housing and women's issues. Naval worked as a policy advisor for U.S. Senator Christopher Murphy and staffed him as a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. Previously, she worked in the U.S. House of Representatives for then-Representative Christopher Murphy and Representative Carolyn Maloney of New York. Naval serves as the mentorship co-chair of the New Leaders Council Boston Chapter and is currently pursuing a certificate in nonprofit management and leadership at Boston University. Naval lives in Cambridge, MA where she is involved in various civic efforts.


Congress Moves to Update the Higher Education Act

Comparing the 2013 Senate Immigration Legislation to Piecemeal Bills in the House of Representatives

  • Angela S. García
  • John D. Skrentny
  • Tom K. Wong

In the News

Opinion: "What’s Really at Stake When Congressional Staff Deserve Better Pay," Linda Naval (with Ron LeGrand), Huffington Post, March 25, 2016.