Lina Lumme immigrated to America in 2003 and has been involved with non-profit organizations serving the local community. She is a member of the Fieldstone Leadership Network and holds a Certificate in Volunteer Management, Executive Directors Leadership, and Nonprofit Management. Lina has served as the Executive Director/CEO of The Youth Center since January 2010. Lina served on the Boards of Directors of the Precious Life Shelter, Los Alamitos Education Foundation, P4S Family Resource Center, and Rotary of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach. In 2010, Lina Lumme was honoree of Life Time Achievement by NPDOC. In 2015, Lina was awarded by LAUSD for her outstanding contribution to Every 15 Minutes Program. In 2017, Lina was acknowledged by Senator Nguyen and US Congress for her contribution to the youth of local community. In 2018, Lina was named Rotarian of the Year. In 2020, she received an Honorary Service Award from LAUSD PTA Council and was named 2022 Woman of the Year in 2022 by California State Assembly.