Linda Fecteau

Linda Fecteau is the owner of Fecteau Consulting. After spending five years growing Creating Opportunities for Youth, LLC (COFY) and the Little Learners Children’s Centers into a multi-site operation now serving nearly 200 children and families with revenues reaching nearly $1,000,000, Linda has turned over the reins to her daughter. She is now focusing her energies on helping other organizations. Linda also currently teaches for Charter Oak State College and consults for the CT Afterschool Network. Her prior experiences include leading the professional development efforts for out of school time providers at the local RESC and as the Executive Director of the local Youth Service Association and of the local Boys and Girls Club. She has presented at many CT Afterschool Network Conferences, the National Afterschool Association Conference, the Georgetown Training Institutes, and the Magnet Schools of America Conference. Linda holds a Masters in Management from Albertus Magnus College and a Bachelor of Arts from Norwich University. She is a trained Quality Advisor through the National Institute on Out of School Time and a graduate of the Georgetown University Leadership Institute.

Linda’s unique qualifications include:

Professional Summary

  • Experienced, well-rounded Executive Management Professional
  • Strong business and project management, administration, and development
  • Seasoned Positive Youth Development Administrator
  • Extensive knowledge of federal, state, and local resources
  • Established contacts in corporate, government, and education sectors
  • Energetic, even-tempered facilitator

Core Competencies

  • Business/Fiscal Administration
  • QuickBooks
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • MS Office Suite
  • Grant Administration and Reporting
  • Grant Writing
  • Course Facilitation
  • Course Development
  • Quality Advising
  • Professional Development/Training
  • Event Planning
  • Fund Development
  • Childcare Manager
  • State Licensing