Linda Alila

Senior Editor
WSJ-bestselling, former Big-5 editor

Linda has ten years of experience in academic and trade publishing. She began her career at Pearson, where she worked on print and digital materials for K-12 and higher education. She has since edited academic books, textbooks, journals, and course materials across a wide array of subjects.

At HarperCollins Leadership, Linda edited titles in the areas of business nonfiction, business memoir, entrepreneurship, personal development, and celebrity memoir. Her list includes Wall Street Journal and New York Times bestsellers, and she has worked with such high-profile authors as John Maxwell, Donald Miller, Reggie Fils-Aimé, Candace Nelson, Stacy Igel, Robert Irvine, and Jeezy. As a Senior Editor at KAA, Linda enjoys collaborating with clients to bring their stories to life in a way that resonates deeply and fosters positive change.

Linda is a graduate of Princeton University and holds a Certificate in Editing from Temple University.