Linda Odom holds a Bachelor Business Administration from Georgia College & State University and in 2007 received her Certificate of Arts in Healthcare from the University of Florida in Gainesville. In 2008, she received her Certificate in Art in Healing from Ringling College of Art & Design. Linda is the Director of the Creative Connection Program at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota. Linda also worked for over 30 years with Delta Air Lines. She was hired as a flight attendant and has worked in many capacities since, including but not limited to: domestic and international leadership flight attendant, Jet Recurrent Instructor, Subject Matter Expert Instructor in First Aid, CPR and Emergency Procedures, In Flight Service Supervisor, Employee Critical Response Team and Post 9/11 Transition Team. Linda also received the highest honor once can achieve at Delta in 2002 when she was presented the Chairman’s Club Award. She retired from Delta in 2020.