Linda Sheppard is presently a student at Temple University.  She is studying for her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism.  Linda earned her Associate Degree in General Studies at the         Montgomery County Community College in May of 2013.  She has also earned her Diploma at the Missionary Training School, from the  New Life Bible Institute in June of 2004.   Linda was awarded the Dean’s Commendation in the Spring of 2013 and Fall of 2011.  Linda has also received a certificate from the Citizen Leadership Academy Norristown Municipal Council on December 2, 2014.  Linda has also volunteered her time to different organizations, such as  Rittenhouse Pines Nursing Home, Norristown, PA  June 2005 – October 2007,  Mercy Suburban General Hospital, April 2008 – February 2009, Montgomery County Democratic Committee, June 2014 – August 2016 and the Youth Aid Panel under the auspices of Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office, beginning October 2010 – Present.