Linda '89 and Robert Rynbrandt

Linda ‘89 and Robert Rynbrandt established the Linda ’89 and Robert Rynbrandt Sociology Scholarship to support students studying sociology at Grand Valley State University (GVSU). In addition to earning her Bachelor of Science in Sociology at GVSU, Linda was a faculty member in the sociology department at GVSU for more than 15 years, where much of her academic career centered on women’s issues and social justice. Linda has served on the Michigan Sociological Association Executive Board where she held the position of vice-president in 2001 and 2002.