Linda McGovern is the vice president, global marketing of USG Corporation. She joined USG Corporation in 2005 as director, marketing communications and brand strategy, and was named vice president in 2012. Prior to joining USG she held marketing roles at Navistar, Baxter Healthcare and USF Logistics. McGovern graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in advertising, and from Northwestern University with a Master’s Degree in marketing communications. She is past president and current board member of the Business Marketing Association. She also holds board positions at BPA Worldwide and at Indiana University’s Marketing Academy at the Kelly School of Business. In addition, she is an active participant of the Association of National Advertisers. In 2011 she was named a top digital marketer and was recognized in 2012 and 2013 as a BtoB best marketer by Advertising Age Magazine.