Dr. Lin Stepp is a native Tennessean, a businesswoman, and an educator. She is on the faculty at Tusculum College where she teaches several psychology courses, including Developmental and Educational Psychology.
She resides in Knoxville, Tennessee, with her husband, J.L. She and her husband began their own sales and publications business in 1989. The company publishes two regional fishing and hunting magazines and has a subsidiary that handles sports products and media sales in East Tennessee.