Linda Jalenak

Director of Financial Services

Director of Financial Services, Linda is responsible for all financial services, from bookkeeping to payroll to tax preparation. Linda received her Master of Professional Accountancy from Wichita State University and worked in public accounting for two years before focusing her attention on accounting for small businesses. Her background includes accounting in varied industries such as advertising, manufacturing, trucking/transportation and software development.

Linda enjoys accounting because it is logical, and finds a good balance at KERN Marketing Group between her left-brain accounting side and right-brain creative, people side. She also thinks “Mark has created a professional, yet fun, atmosphere.”

Linda is an active community volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, the City of Lawrence, American Heart Association Go Red for Women and Lawrence Children’s Choir.


Family: My husband, Jerry, and 16 year-old daughter, Elisa.

Personal goal: To be happy every day and to be content with what I have.

Hobbies: Reading and riding my bike.