Linda McLoughlin Figel ‘81

After graduating from Windward in 1981, Linda attended Stanford University where she graduated in 1985 with a BA in English. Following college she spent 15 years in finance (Bankers Trust 1985-1989) and in private equity at The Yucaipa Companies focusing on leveraged buyouts in the retail sector where she was a partner prior to retiring in 2001. While in retirement Linda raised her three children, volunteered and managed to read a few books – best job ever. In 2010, together with two partners, Linda fulfilled a life-long dream when she opened {pages} a bookstore in her home town of Manhattan Beach. {pages} is an independent general bookstore and book fair company.
Windward School is a 7-12, co-educational, independent day school in Los Angeles, California.