Company: Hon. Linda Mejias
The Hon. Linda K. Mejias is the Immediate Past President of the LIHBA, and she is a sitting Judge in the Nassau County Family – the first and only Latina elected to that position. She proudly and joyfully serves her community in that position.
Judge Mejias is active in her local community and church as a mentor and leader. She is passionate about helping young members of the Latino community, especially young women, understand and appreciate their full potential. She encourages her mentees to take the time to develop and take care of themselves in the various areas of their lives – education, professional development, health, spirituality, and relationships.
Judge Mejias, is a First Generation American, whose Mother immigrated to the United States from Ecuador in 1963, and whose Father came from Cuba in 1962 and was an anti-communist leader. She is fluent in Spanish, and proficient in German and Italian. Judge Mejias is also a devoted mother to her treasured son, David, and wife to her wonderful husband, Dorian R. Glover, Esq., current President of the Nassau County Bar Association.
A graduate of Wellesley College ( magna cum laude), Judge Mejias later received her Juris Doctorate from Columbia Law School. She is also a graduate of the Waldorf School of Garden City.