After being raised in Alberta and graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Calgary, Linda spent several years living in Seattle, WA with her husband and raising her children. She returned to Canada and to nursing and has been working as an RN in Kelowna, BC since 2006 with a focus in surgical post- op care care and community health. Linda has been a Clinical Instructor with UBCO since 2012 and enjoys teaching students for real workplace life and experiences, as well as a developing a global perspective and finding balance and joy in life. When not working, she loves family, teenagers, being outside, hiking, camping, travel and watching UBCO Heat volleyball. She is on the board of directors for the Okanagan Valley Pregnancy Care Center and is involved with Medical Ministry International providing surgical care for patients in poverty stricken areas in South America.
Graduate Nurse Refresher, Malaspina University – 2006
Bachelor of Nursing, University of Calgary – 1993