Linda joined Barlow Research in November of 2000 as manager of the small business banking syndicated research group. Linda has direct client management responsibility reviewing research interpretation and presentations. Her long history of business banking division management and business marketing experience includes 17 years at Wells Fargo (formerly Norwest) and 10 years at M & I (formerly National City Bank of Minneapolis). Prior to joining Barlow, she was Director of Marketing for the Independent Community Bankers of MN. She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota in Business Economics and the ABA School of Commercial Lending. As a past president of the state Bank Marketing Association, she is frequently a speaker at local and national conventions.