Linda Olson has been teaching English at McNary since 2006. She teaches Advanced Placement Literature and Composition as well as Planet Earth English to Juniors and Seniors in room 146. She has attended Oregon State University, Portland State University, Southern Oregon University, and Willamette University. Mrs. Olson’s hobbies include tennis, golf, gourmet cooking, gardening, reading, and her pets. She loves to travel and has been to places all over the globe. She is also an Elder at her church, First Christian Church in Salem. At Oregon State, she played the trumpet in the marching band and social chairman of her sorority. While at University of Oregon, her cheerleading team won second place at the state championships.