Linda Ann Nygaard, American nursing administrator. Recipient Student Nurse of Year award, Mouse River District Student Nurses Association, 1969. Teacher Trinity Lutheran Church, Jamestown, 1982, 1985, education committee, 1985; Speaker's bureau Jamestown Chamber of Commerce, 1985; Member of American Association of University Women, North Dakota Public Employees Association, North Dakota Nurses Association (finance committee 1979).
Staff nurse cardiac care unit St. Joseph's Hospital, Minot, 1969—1971. Charge nurse intensive care unit & cardiac care unit Air Force Regional Hospital, 1971—1973. Director nursing Dunseith Nursing Home, North Dakota, 1973—1975.
Assistant director nursing Chemical Dependency Unit, North Dakota State Hospital, Jamestown, since 1975.