Linda R. Franciscovich is the Executive Director of The Grossman Family Foundation, a family foundation located in Cos Cob, Connecticut. Over the last two decades, she has advised families in all areas of philanthropy, including gift planning, mission and program development, governance, and succession planning. Prior to joining The Grossman Family Foundation, she held positions as Vice President of Development and Philanthropic Services at the Fairfield County Community Foundation, Norwalk, Connecticut and Managing Director of Private Philanthropy at U.S. Trust Company, New York where she oversaw a team providing client services for $2.5 billion of philanthropic assets.
She is a graduate of New York Law School and the University of Denver and is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York. She serves as a Director of The Berthe M. Cote Foundation, is a board member of the Connecticut Council on Philanthropy, and serves as a member of the Governor’s (CT) Early Childhood Cabinet. She and her husband live in Westport.