The Grant Writing & Management Company
Professional Business and Funding Solutions
Meet our Team


Linda has 16 years of successful experience in grant writing, creative problem solving and
management for business and education. She has a background in writing, teaching,
financial management, business leadership, administration and public relations. Millions of
dollars have been invested in Central Louisiana through proposals and grants she has
written. She has the ability to network with groups to develop an idea into a plan and to
secure funding through grants and grant/loans that brings the plan to reality.  Linda's
credentials include a B.A. in English Education and History and a M.Ed. in supervision. She
has completed Post-graduate work at Oxford University in administration and Cornell
University in business leadership and financial management. Linda has been a teacher, a
school administrator and supervisor and she has started two nonprofit Foundations and
two private companies.
Michael L. Jenkins- Partner

Michael L. Jenkins is a 1967 graduate of Bayou Chicot High School and 1970 graduate of
LSU.  He spent two years in the U.S. Army including a tour of duty in Vietnam.  Upon
returning he entered the financial service industry and has been active in that field for 37
years.  He is a Life and Qualifying Member of the Million Dollar Round Table.

Mr. Jenkins is also involved in real estate development.  He owns several investment
properties.  Passionate about restoring historic properties, he purchased Loyd Hall
Plantation in June 2007 and with this addition now owns 5 properties on the National Historic
Terry Boswell

Terry Boswell is our Director of Research and brings a strong, varied background in
administrative procedures.  Three AIA certifications in insurance, a banking certification
and an extensive background in real estate and construction give GWMC a broad
foundation for our clients varied business needs.
Rebecca Jarred

Rebecca Jarred serves as Director of Marketing and Development.  She received her Bachelors
of Science in Psychology from LSU in 2001 and her doctorate from the National College of
Naturopathic Medicine in 2006.  Her background in medicine is utilized to lead our health related
Phone: 318-487-6630
Fax: 318-487-6026
400 Murray Street
Suite 200
Alexandria, LA 71301
Phone: 318-487-6630
Fax: 318-487-6026