Linda Mudgett has been an educator for 14 years, currently serving as the Director of Curriculum and Instruction at a private Christian school in League City, Texas. Prior to this, she served as an Elementary Principal for 4 years and taught 6th, 8th, and 11th grade language and history. She has always been interested in curriculum and instruction, and her school created her position, allowing her to do what she loves every day. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Calvin College in Michigan and a Masterís degree in Educational Leadership from LeTourneau University in Texas. Her certifications include 4th-8th Language Arts, Reading, Social Studies, and EC-12 Principal. She and her husband Paul have been married 29 years and have four children and one grandchild. Current hobbies include reading, hiking, gardening, grandmothering, and spending time with her husband and family.