Linda Wolfe Buchanan, is the community education coordinator at Yavapai College, and a major gift planner for Yavapai College Foundation. Her education includes an A.A. degree from Yavapai College, a B.S. from Old Dominion University (major: Interdisciplinary Studies w/ focus in Strategic Communication & Human Services), and M.Ed. from Northern Arizona University in Educational Leadership. Linda is recognized for her work in public/private sector partnerships and community development. She is a board member for the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Verde Valley Archaeology Center, Verde Valley Leadership, and Verde Valley Sustainable Agriculture. Linda also serves the Yavapai County Court Appointed Special Advocate program as an education mentor for children in foster care, and a champion of juvenile justice. Linda brings to the SEDI board a strong commitment to the “value chain” approach to building community capital.