Linda Stachera has worked for the State of Tennessee for over 16 years and currently serves as the System Administrator of ePlan, the online planning and grants management system for the Department of Education. In this role, Linda works with the Division of Consolidated Planning and Monitoring. The division is focused on providing friendly and reliable technical assistance to the 147 school districts in Tennessee in order to help them achieve their goals. Linda is a dedicated and highly motivated employee who works cooperatively and supportively with many offices throughout the department. Linda truly values her long-standing relationships with the school districts throughout Tennessee and continually looks for ways to improve the systems in which they work. She has never met a challenge to which she could not find a solution. Linda holds a Bachelor’s Degree in IT from the University of Tennessee and a Master’s of Science in Management from Austin Peay State University.