Linda was born and raised in Tulsa, and attended Bishop Kelley High School. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Southern Methodist University, and her Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Arts Administration from Goucher College. Linda has nearly a decade of nonprofit management experience in Tulsa, including working as Business Manager at Tulsa Glassblowing Studio, Administrative Director at Living Arts of Tulsa, and in communications and membership at Sweet Adelines International. Linda sits on the board of the Tulsa SPCA, is Board President of, and dances with, Portico Dance Theatre. Linda lives in Tulsa with her husband, two daughters, dogs, and cats.
Alicia earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development and Family Life from The University of Kansas, a Masters degree in Human Relations from University of Oklahoma, a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education specializing in Curriculum and Teaching from Northcentral University, and is finishing a second Masters degree specializing in Justice and Reconciliation from Luther Seminary. Alicia has spent almost a decade creating and implementing programs for children, youth, and families at Joy Lutheran Church. In her free time, Alicia enjoys volunteering with Jenks Community Food Bank and Oklahomans for Equality, among other organizations. She is a proud parent to a son, daughter, and step-son. She is grateful for a supportive spouse and a cuddly dog.