Linda-Marie Sundstrom

Contributing Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
B.S. Political Science and Public Administration

Dr. Linda-Marie Sundstrom’s formal training is in public administration where she has served in various roles over his 30+ year career. Dr. Sundstrom served as a Senior Analyst in the County of Riverside, serving the Board of Supervisors. She was a grant writing consultant for a decade before changing careers to enter academia. At Walden University, she teaches the undergraduate, masters and doctorate programs in public administration.
Dr. Sundstrom has served on numerous doctoral student dissertation committees. Dr. Wyland’s current research interests focus primarily on policy development and cultural norms, online educational effectiveness and nonprofit management. Dr. Sundstrom has published a number of articles in peer-reviewed sources and is currently working on a book editing project. In 2010, she was a Fulbright Scholar and taught public administration courses in eastern Ukraine.


PhD, University of La Verne

MPA, Cal State San Bernardino

BBA, Cal Poly Pomona