Linda McHenry (Owner/Innkeeper) for the original DragonFly~In 86 acre property. Linda is also the Innkeeper
for the adjacent Vincent's Lodge & KatyDid Cabin 90 acre property.
DragonFly~In: Linda chose the name because the dragonfly is the symbol of lovers and new
beginnings. "Here at the inn we have a wide variety of dragonflies and other wildlife for our guests to view. It is
the perfect place for nature lovers, bird-watchers, stargazers and outdoor enthusiast of all kinds."
Background: Linda is a mother of two and retired teacher. "My daughter, recently married, has now
flown the coup and my son is a business major at MIZZOU who still requires a lot of guidance even if he thinks he
Education: Linda has a degree in elementary education with an art minor. "I have a wide variety of
life experiences that has led me to capitalize on finding an ancillary profession. A profession I hope will help me
realize my personal potential to "find what really matters"."
Professions: Linda has taught elementary grades 5,1, and 3 for twelve years in the Lesterville and
Arcadia school districts, raised 2 beautiful and talented children, worked as a county treasurer, and managed a
dental office since moving to The Arcadia Valley in 1979.
Interests: Linda loves to hike,
bike, leisure boat and kayak some whitewater, jog, downhill and cross country ski.