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Linda Schulte

Shakespeare Festival St. Louis
Director of Development
Linda Schulte joined Shakespeare Festival St. Louis in 2015 as Director of Development. A native of St. Louis, Schulte’s fundraising and management experience includes four years in Development and Communications roles at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. Most recently, she served as Director of Communications for the Civic Federation, a public policy research organization in Chicago, where her responsibilities included corporate membership, grant writing, and event planning.

Schulte holds a Masters of Arts degree in International Affairs from Washington University in St. Louis and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Truman State University. As a musician, she has played string bass and cello with the St. Louis Philharmonic, Hawthorne Players, Ravenswood Community Orchestra in Chicago, and the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra.