Linda is a lifelong resident of Story County and still lives on her family’s farm west of Gilbert with her husband, Jim Noland. She is the chair of the Story County Board of Supervisors, has served on the Story County Planning and Zoning Commission, is past president of the League of Women Voters of Ames and Story County, was a founding president of the Gilbert/Franklin Township Fire and Rescue Agency and has volunteered and served on the board of ACCESS (local victim advocacy agency).