Linda Shim is an Executive Director of External Affairs at Comcast in Washington, DC. Linda works to advance Comcast's partnerships with external stakeholders including advocacy organizations, public policy groups, and political organizations.
She has over a decade of experience on Capitol Hill and in government. Linda most recently served as Chief of Staff to Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA-27) in which she was a senior adviser to the Congresswoman on legislative and political matters. Her legislative portfolio included intellectual property and telecommunications issues, and she oversaw the Congresswoman's priorities as chairs of the Creative Rights Caucus and the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC). She previously served as Legislative Director and Counsel. Linda was also a Legislative Assistant to former Congresswoman Jane Harman (CA-36), who represented the South Bay area of Los Angeles. In this capacity, she primarily handled health care and women's issues. She advised Congresswoman Harman on her legislative priorities during consideration of the Affordable Care Act and her priorities on military sexual assault.
Linda was raised in Palm Desert, CA and completed her B.A. in Political Science at the University of California-San Diego. She received her J.D. and Certificate in Public Policy from the Catholic University of America.