Lina Garcia Seabold

Lina is part owner of Seabold Construction Co., Inc. and Garcia Seabold Investments, LLC which manages several investment properties, including a number of Senior Housing facilities that provide independent, assisted and memory care services to Seniors in the Western Region.  She is also an active artist and enjoys collage and plein-aire painting. Lina maintains a high profile in the local Hispanic Community and is the immediate past president of MANA de Portland, which provides education and advocacy to Latinas. Past professional experience includes working on the Eastside and Westside Light Rail Projects with Tri-Met as well as a stint in the Governor’s Office creating and developing the Office of Minority, Women and Emerging Small Business.

Past affiliations include the annual El Poder de la Mujer Conference for Latina Women, Portland-Guadalajara Sister City Association Board, Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, the Governor’s Trade Mission to Mexico 2001, Cascade Aids Project, SMG Foundation, Oregon Health Care Association, and Alzheimer’s Association of Oregon. Of her many accomplishments, one of note includes facilitating an art exchange between Portland and Guadalajara that resulted in a sculpture donated by Guadalajara Artist Alejandro Colunga, currently housed at the Portland Center for Performing Arts. Lina received her Bachelor of Science/Education at the University of Oregon.