Stamford, CT - November 30, 2017. The Center of Hope (Haiti), Inc. is pleased to announce that Linda E.C. Alto has been elected to its Board of Directors. "We are pleased to have Linda join our Board” said Emmanuel St. Juste, Chairman of COHH. “She brings not only an excellent financial background, but also a commitment to the COHH mission.” “Linda has been on the ground in Hinche and knows first-hand the challenges that exist for COHH” said James L. Lipscomb, Chair of the COHH Advisory Board. “I am delighted to have Linda join our Board,” said Julie Atkinson, Executive Director of the Center of Hope (Haiti), Inc. “I am looking forward to working with her.” “Having met the children and seen the Haiti environment, I want to help COHH create a future for the children,” says Linda. “I am pleased to be a part of the COHH team.”
Ms. Alto is a Senior Vice President for Bank of America’s National Healthcare Team where she is responsible for senior debt products on the East coast. Prior to joining Bank of America, Ms. Alto worked in Citibank’s Debt Restructuring for Latin America Group and completed rotations in Private Placements, Debt Restructuring, and Corporate Banking. Ms. Alto’s experience includes extensive work with both private as well as publicly listed firms on senior debt financing, acquisition financings, and capital structure with an emphasis in pharmaceuticals and life sciences. Ms. Alto received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Lehigh University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.