Linda A. Cohen

Regent Cohen
District: 
At-Large Representative
Elected: 
2007, 2013
Term Expires: 
2019
Residence: 
Minnetonka
Spouse: 
Henry Cohen

Linda Cohen practiced as a psychologist and marriage and family therapist in the Twin Cities for twenty years. She was a consultant for TCF Bank, directing a business-education partnership with Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis, assistant director and interim director of Blake Middle School, and a senior administrative team member of the Blake School. Cohen has been a member of the Board of Education of Wayzata School District since 2000 where she served as chair for five years and was named to the Minnesota School Boards Association’s 2017 All State School Board, the organization’s most prestigious honor. She has also been a member of the Advisory Council of the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs, member and chair of the steering committee of Minnesota Women Psychologists, and a member of the board of the Minneapolis Urban League. A graduate of the University of Minnesota with master's and doctoral degrees in educational psychology, Cohen also earned a master's degree in the history of science from Harvard University and is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate in chemistry of Wellesley College. She previously served a two-year term as Chair of the Board of Regents.

Contact: 

2402 Oakland Rd
Minnetonka, MN 55305
(952) 544-1817