Linda Pasch has joined the sales staff of Northwest Public Radio and KTNW public television as an account manager for the two WSU public broadcasting services. From an office at WSU-Tri-Cities, she will work with clients in the Tri-Cities, Walla Walla and other communities in south central and southeast Washington.

A native of the Tri-Cities, Pasch began her sales and marketing career as a retail manager for DJ’s Sound City in Kennewick. After 16 years in retail, she moved to commercial radio, television and then to the Tri-City Herald, where she worked for more than 10 years.

After leaving the Herald, Pasch spent the next two years as the director of an advertising and marketing agency in Pasco before opening her own agency in 2003. She was also fund development director for the Girl Scouts Mid-Columbia Council.