Bachelor, Barnard College, 1987; Master of Public Administration, Columbia University, 1991.
Development associate Lincoln Center Theater, New York City, 1987-1988. Development manager American Ballet Theatre, 1988-1989. Associate Lehman Brothers, 1990-1994, JP Morgan Securities Incorporated, New York York City, 1994-1995.
Assistant vice president Moody's Investors Service, 1995-1996. Associate treasurer Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund, 1996-1998, DeWitt Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund, New York City, 1996-1998. Associate director investments Rockefeller Foundation, 1998—2004.
Executive director Prospect Hill Foundation, 2004—2006. Senior adviser external relations United Nations Development Program, since 2006. Consultant Alliance for the Arts, New York City, 1996.
Member investment committee American Academy Arts and Letters, 2002—2005. Board directors Signature Theatre Company, New York City.
Member audit and finance committee Women's International Health Coalition, since 2005. Member audit committee American Academy of Arts and Letters, 2004—2005. Treasurer New York Foundation for Arts, New York City, 2002—2004.
Board directors Rhizome.org, 2002—2003. Member of International Women's Health Coalition (audit committee since 2006).
Married Romulus Zachariah Linney, March 8, 1996.