Linda Weir is Chief of Staff for the Ecosystems Mission Area. Prior to this role, she was a Research Manager at what is now the Eastern Ecological Science Center for seven years.
She was also a Wildlife Biologist at the center, specializing on amphibians for over a decade. In addition, she has served on a detail as a Budget Coordinator with the Office of Budget, Planning, and Integration. In 2015, Linda served on a Hurricane Sandy detail overseeing the ecological research portfolio for this supplemental appropriation.