Linda began her career at Malloy’s in 1996. She graduated from La Marque High School, class of 1965, and received her B.S. in Education from the University of Houston in 1973 and her Master of Education from the same in 1977. She retired from Alvin ISD, where she served as an Assistant Superintendent. Linda graduated from the St. Louis Community College Mortuary Program in 2006. She married her high school sweetheart, Ron Hanson, in 1966, and together they have two daughters – Tiffany and Kristen. Linda is a member of First Lutheran Church of Galveston and became a Master Gardener in 2007. She is also a longtime volunteer with Galveston Island Oktoberfest. Linda enjoys traveling, working in her yard, and spending time with her grandson, Koban.