Malinda has been married to her adorable husband, Dan, since 1981. They have 3 wonderful children, Josh, Shawn, and Megan, but are definitely looking forward to being empty nesters in the near future. Malinda was born, raised and gave birth to the two boys in Salt Lake City. Her husband’s job transferred her family to Idaho Falls in 1983, where despite the wind; they have made it their home. Malinda helped Cooper Norman during tax season for several years before finally making it her second home as Support Staff in Sept 2007.

Malinda was a Cub Scout leader, Girl Scout leader, and room mom. She served on the PTO and has been a football, baseball, tennis, soccer, basketball, softball and cheerleading mom.