Linda Lightner has served as a Curriculum Writer for the
Business and Industry Services Division for Francis Tuttle Technology Center
since August 2008. She is currently writing curriculum for the Center for
Municipal Excellence, a partnership between the City of Edmond and Francis
Tuttle. Linda has written training materials on topics ranging from concrete
and asphalt to storm sewer drainage and right-of-way maintenance.
She graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1986 with a
Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism with the Public Relations option.
After college, Linda held several media-related positions including positions
with The Daily Oklahoman and the American Red Cross.
In 1990, Linda went to work for Valcom Computer Center in
Oklahoma City where she developed, marketed and managed a computer training
In 1994 she began teaching instructor-led computer classes
for Francis Tuttle Technology Center. She specialized in the instruction of
operating systems, desktop publishing and Microsoft Office. During her 16 years
as a computer software instructor, Linda also developed training materials for
classes including WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, Internet Basics and Microsoft
Linda is a native of Oklahoma and currently resides in
Edmond with her husband and two children.