Linda Snell

Director, Governance and Leadership Product Line
Senior Strategy Consultant

Linda Snell, a Senior Consultant and Director of Certificate in Nonprofit Governance, has exceptional expertise in leadership development, strategic planning and relationship marketing. She consistently initiates and implements programs that increase communication and coordination between affiliated organizations.

Linda has designed, implemented and evaluated numerous programs in the areas of leadership, professional development, public relations, and retail and foodservice marketing. She was a key developer of a leadership development program for producer-funded soybean groups and researched how various nonprofit organizations conduct leadership programs. Linda works successfully with leadership and boards of nonprofit organizations to develop and revise bylaws, policies and procedures and comprehensive board manuals.

Linda worked for the Texas Beef Council as director of industry relations and for the National Live Stock and Meat Board (later National Cattlemen’s Beef Association) as the director of state and affiliate services. As a consultant, she worked with all 45 state beef councils, The Thacker Group, Demeter Communications, Lee Hecht Harrison and Agri-West International.

She is a graduate of Texas A&M University with degrees in Animal Science and Agriculture Economics.