Linda earned a BS in Nursing from Trenton State College in 1974. She was in the nursing field for a number of years serving as a visiting nurse with Overlook Hospital’s Hospice division and rising to the ranks of Head Nurse at St. Peter’s Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. Linda now spends a great deal of her time aiding in the care of her father-in-law who is severely disabled as a result of progressive Alzheimer’s disease. Setting an excellent example, Linda has also encouraged her sons to be aware of the needs of others and they are often in attendance with her at their grandfather’s side. Linda is married to Ray Buch who is a physician. They have been married for 31 years and reside with their sons Chris and Tom in Pittstown, New Jersey.