Linda was raised in a Christian home and gave her life to Christ during her childhood. She worked as a bank teller and as an administrative assistant for over 20 years, and then was a stay-at-home mom for 9 years. Linda came on staff at Elmwood in 2010.
In 1992 Linda married Dave. They currently reside in New Brighton and have two children: Hannah (a graduate of Bethel University) and Josh (a student at Univ of Minnesota-Twin Cities). Linda oversees the daily operations of the church, including assisting the pastors with various projects, preparing for worship, purchasing, data entry and maintaining the facility schedule and calendars. When she is not in the church office, Linda enjoys creative arts such as lettering, watercolor painting and card making.