Linda Milliken Masterman was raised in Millbury, MA. She graduated from Millbury Memorial High School and then the Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. She married Ben Masterman and moved to Leicester, living there for 11 years before moving to Holden, MA. Linda worked at The Memorial Hospital until having children. She then joined Ben in his business, Safety First Supply Co., which became Masterman's. She has since worked at Masterman's for 52 years. She has two children and six grandchildren.