Linda Leyba is the Director of Computing at NCHEMS. A member of the staff since 1987, Linda has been involved in several data analysis projects for all members of the staff at NCHEMS.
These projects include building longitudinal student tracking systems for several colleges and universities, processing data files supplied by an institution for a project, and supplying data from the NCHEMS archives for staff projects. She oversees the collection, maintenance and dissemination of the NCHEMS data archives, including HEGIS/IPEDS datasets dating back to the mid 1960’s. In addition to these projects, Linda is responsible for acquiring and maintaining the computing infrastructure and technology that is essential for the information-management needs of NCHEMS.
Linda is a long-standing member of the Association for Institutional Research (AIR), and is also a member of the regional chapter – RMAIR (Rocky Mountain Association for Institutional Research).
Linda received her bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Northern Colorado, and has taken several additional information technology courses. Prior to NCHEMS, she was a Research Assistant at NCBOCES (Northern Colorado Board of Cooperative Education Services), and a Data Processing Assistant at a local bank.