Sally Linder

Sally is co-owner with her husband Don of Larry Conrath Realty, and is the former Senior Director of Media Relations and spokesperson for Ohio University. She was the Executive Editor of Vegetarian Times magazine and the Director of Publications for the National Business Incubation Association. Later, she founded a marketing and communications consultancy, Made in the Shade Communications. Passionate about the people and places of southeast Ohio, Sally has been active in Athens area organizations, serving on the board of the Dairy Barn Art Center, Ohio University’s Kennedy Museum and the Friends of the Athens Public Library. She is honored to serve on the board of Rural Action because of its vital work to discover and foster strategies that ensure the people, economy and resources of our rural region thrive and endure.