Linda Paz, B.A.


Director of Emerson School

Linda is the director of Emerson School. She was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and earned her bachelor’s degree in liberal studies at San Francisco State University. She obtained her Elementary I, Elementary II and Primary credentials at the Montessori Teacher Education Center in San Leandro. 

Prior to joining Early Learning Institute in 1999, Linda worked as a substitute teacher in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District and as a respite care provider for Family Support Services of the Bay Area.  She has worked with ELI since 1999 serving roles in administration and education with children ages 3-12. Linda lives in San Mateo with her husband and two daughters, who are enrolled in Emerson School.