Linda is advisor to the Huntsville Arts Commission and has managed programming for the City’s library, for the City’s award-winning recreation program, for downtown revitalization, and, most recently, for the rehabilitation and on-going operation of a community arts center in an adapted historic mansion which includes an art gallery for rotating exhibits.
In the broader community, she has served on several University committees, the COME Organization Board and is active in her church. Linda has received awards including Manager of the Year in the City, Award for Outstanding Contribution to Community Arts in Texas by the Texas Alliance for Education and the Arts, and Outstanding Service to Children Award. She has written and administered grants to support the Wynne Home Arts Center, downtown revitalization, and the City recreation program.
She is married to Dr. Ralph Pease, SHSU Professor of English (retired) and they have two sons and two grandchildren.