Pioneer Power

Linda Bowden, M.A. ’78

Linda Bowden, M.A. ’78, has more than 25 years of experience in the wealth management industry. As the northern New Jersey regional president of PNC Bank, she is responsible for providing executive leadership and supporting client relationship and business development initiatives, as well as supporting the firm’s community-based activities.

Named one of the “25 Women to Watch” by U.S. Banker magazine in 2005, Bowden began her career as an elementary school teacher. She is active in a wide range of community programs. She is a volunteer for The Family Service League in Montclair, a member of the board of directors of the Aphasia Center in Maywood; a member of the board of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra; and a member of the William Paterson University Foundation board.