Linda is a native Latvian who after graduating high school moved to Germany and studied at the University of Hamburg. She came to the USA in 2010 to be with her husband in Northampton. She heard about ILI and started as a volunteer, and later was asked to teach German. In 2015 she received her SIT TESOL certificate and since then she teaches English as well. She enjoys walking, biking, fishing and kayaking. Together with her husband she runs a fishing lifestyle company called Lunker Lab.