Linda Maris


Linda Maris serves individuals, business owners, financial advisors, nonprofits and churches with broad charitable and legacy planning and giving as the President at the National Christian Foundation Wisconsin. NCF Wisconsin is one of 26 affiliate offices of the National Christian Foundation located in Atlanta – the 6th largest charity in the U.S. and the largest facilitator of donor-advised funds for Christians. Linda practiced law for 25 years in Milwaukee before joining NCF Wisconsin in 2009.  Her vision is to continue to spread the message of generosity so that all can “excel in the grace of giving”.  She is also a trained generosity facilitator through Generous Giving. Linda met her husband, Charlie, at Marquette Law School. They have been married for over 30 years and have three adult children. Email her at