Linda Powers  Instructor in English


Visiting Buenos Aires, Argentina

Contact information:

Wofford College

429 N. Church Street

Spartanburg, SC 29303-3663

Office Hours: Tuesday-Thursday
11:00 - 12 noon

Phone: 864.597.4291

Fax: 864.597.4549



       B.A., Radio-TV-Film,

       University of Miami

       M.A.T., Humanities

       Converse College

       M.A., Journalism

       University of South



       Government and Politics



       Women’s Issues

  Linda Powers teaches communications at Wofford. Powers is a member of the Spartanburg Commission of Public Works on which she has served for 18 years. Prior to being elected to the Commission of Public Works, she served on the Spartanburg City Council.

  Powers' interest in public policy began when she became a member of the League of Women Voters. She has served as the President of the League of Women Voters of South Carolina and is president-elect of the Business and Professional Women of South Carolina. She is married to Dr. Vic Bilanchone, Professor of Music Emeritus at Wofford. 


          Commissioner of Public Works, City of Spartanburg

          Commissioner, Spartanburg Sanitary Sewer District

          Chair, Board of the Preservation Trust of Spartanburg 

          Member, League of Women Voters of Spartanburg

          Member, National Federation of Press Women

          Member, Wofford College Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi

          Former President, South Carolina League of Women Voters

          Former Member, Spartanburg City Council

          Former Member, Human Relations Commission, City of Spartanburg