Linda Pumphrey is an author, designer, quilt historian and award winning quilter who also enjoys a career in the quilting industry. Linda says, “Quilts are much like my career: full of color with different patterns and made of layers.” Quilting has been a family passion for at least five generations. She is known for her hand quilting, for which she has won many awards. Linda serves on several international and national boards including the International Quilt Association, International Quilt Study Center & Museum, Quilt Alliance, and Quilts Inc. Advisory Council. For 20 years, Linda was the National and International Sales Manager for Mountain Mist®, the original inventor of filler products and quilt battings. While at Mountain Mist, Linda acted as curator of the Historical Mountain Mist Corporate Quilt collection and was instrumental in bringing the collection to the International Quilt Study Center & Museum at the University of Nebraska. She has just rejoined Fibrix, LLC makers for Mountain Mist as Senior Account Executive for the craft and equine markets.