Linda was born in Arkansas and grew up in Natchitoches, Louisiana. She attended Northwestern State College where she graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Business Administration. Linda has been on staff with First Baptist Church since June of 1989 as Accounting Director until assuming the role of Financial Administrator. She is responsible for the stewardship management and administration of the financial business affairs of the church. Linda and her husband Jerry have two daughters, Brandy (Robert) Powell and Lindsey Case and four grandchildren, Cameron and Tate Powell and Colton and Liberty Case. In her spare time she likes to spend time with family, travel and serve in missions at Camptoknowhim, a Christian camp in Pisgah, Alabama.