Linda was born and raised in Hays, Kansas. She received her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from Fort Hays State. She taught for six years in Spartanburg, South Carolina and played in the Spartanburg Symphony. She was president of the South Carolina ASTA organization. She then made the move to Nevada and has taught in the Washoe County School District ever since. She also plays violin with the Reno Pops Orchestra and directs two bell choirs with her son Ben. She started teaching RPA Kids in two schools last January. Mrs. Brown is married with two sons. She loves to spend Saturdays hiking on a mountain trail or curled up with a book.