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TA Podcast E45: Linda Alcorn; Disney's first female engineer
March 1, 2024
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About This Podcast:

Our guest is show control engineer, Linda Alcorn.

Linda is a groundbreaking Theme Park show control engineer with over 40 years of experience bringing some of our favorite experiences to life.

Linda, the first female electronic engineer at WED, played a pivotal role in shaping iconic projects like EPCOT and pavilions in Canada, France, and China.

Her journey continued at Disney Studio in Burbank, supporting EXPO ’86 projects, and later contributing to the initial design and installation teams of Disney-MGM Studios, Euro Disney, and Animal Kingdom.

She was named a TEA Master in 2020.

Show hosts: Mel McGowan & Freddy Martin
Show design & production: Barry R. Hill
Theme music composed by Rob Watson, closing music by the Lost Dogs.

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