The media ministry of Linda Harvey is an outgrowth of her Christian faith and a successful career in marketing and public relations. As a former advertising executive, Mrs. Harvey specialized in creating new communications’ vehicles. She has started more than twenty-five publications and overseen multi-million dollar advertising campaigns, primarily in the health care field. She was formerly Director of Marketing Communications at Ohio State University Hospitals.
In 1995, she founded Mission:America, a Christian pro-family organization tracking current cultural issues. The organization’s flagship website is www.missionamerica.com, with articles on current social issues and weekly e-newsletters sent to a national audience.
Linda hosts daily commentaries and a weekly radio show on the Salem Network station in Columbus, OH, 880 AM WRFD (www.wrfd.com), and airs a weekly commentary on the Moody Radio Network. She is also a regular columnist for conservative news site www.WND.com, and is interviewed frequently by local, state, and national media outlets.
She has been a conference speaker at numerous meetings including conferences held by Concerned Women for America, Focus on the Family, Heartbeat International, American Family Association, Americans for Truth and TruthXChange. She has also spoken to many Tea Party groups in Ohio.
In addition, Mrs. Harvey attended a United Nations international conference as a media representative; has participated in a briefing on Capitol Hill; and has testified numerous times before Ohio legislative committees. She serves on the National Pro-Family Forum and the Ohio Pro-Family Forum.
Linda Harvey holds a B.A. in English from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, and has done graduate work at Miami, Ohio State University, and Trinity Lutheran Seminary. She is the wife of Tom Harvey and the mother of two children. They live in Columbus, Ohio.