Captain, Philadelphia Fire Department
Linda Long, born and raised in Philadelphia, is a Captain in the Philadelphia Fire Department stationed in West Philadelphia. She has been involved in Fire and Emergency Medical Services for over 30 years and employed by the Philadelphia Fire Department for 24 years. Linda holds a Master’s degree in Public Safety from St. Joseph’s University. Linda is married with two children and shares her home three dogs, two cats and an assortment of fish. Linda has been involved in Red Paw for several years prior to taking a role on the Board and enjoys knitting to raise funds for the Red Paw.