As President of Linda Nash Ventures, Linda Nash helps startups, family-run companies, serial entrepreneurs, and a variety of other companies plan and grow to the next level, achieve sales and revenue goals, and exit profitably. Previously, Linda served as Chief Executive Officer of PartnerMD, membership medical practices specializing in primary care and executive health. In July 2011, Linda led PartnerMD through its successful sale to Markel Ventures. Additionally, Linda has served as CEO and Chairman of the Board of The Compass Schools and CEO of The Child Care Group, both specialty child care and education programs. Linda holds a B.A. in Journalism and Political Science from San Francisco State University, a teaching degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and an M.A. in Journalism and Education from Virginia Commonwealth University.