Linda Roberts, a transgender woman, is a member of the Board of Directors of DignityUSA. She is currently retired from a 40-year career, including nearly 29 years as a senior executive with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (formerly NASD), where she served as Treasurer, Controller, Investment Officer and Head of Compensation & Benefits. Prior to that she had a nearly 12-year tenure in the audit practice of Price Waterhouse & Co., rising to the level of Senior Audit Manager. She devotes much of her time now to volunteering globally and locally, attending to her DUSA board responsibilities, enjoying the arts, dancing and socializing, traveling, and keeping abreast of current events. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Washington & Lee University and resides in the Washington, DC area.