Linda Kuykendall

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Linda Kuykendall

Senior Instructor (retired) - Communication, Media, & Culture

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Linda Kuykendall developed the communication major at Coastal Carolina University and has been instrumental in its continued growth. Her teaching expertise includes oral communication, small group communication, and business communication. Kuykendall works continuously with students in the Edgar Dyer Institute for Leadership and Public Policy, the Wall Fellows Program, and New Student Convocation Speakers to prepare them for formal and informal public presentations. Kuykendall is an experienced consultant and has conducted workshops and seminars for Apple, Trans Louisiana Power and Light, Thomas and Hutton Engineering, S&ME Engineering, Tyson Sign, Inc., WCI Corp., Burroughs & Chapin Co., and medical and legal professionals.


  • 2010-2011 Student Government Association Collegiate Adviser of the Year Award


  • M.S., Communication, University of Southwestern Louisiana
  • B.S., Secondary Education (Business Education minor), Loyola University (1969)