Linnea Turner is 15 years old and a freshman at Edwardsville High School in Illinois. She takes some honors classes and participates in Freshman Council, Animal Rescue Club and Photography Club. Linnea plays the violin in Symphonic Orchestra at school, and also takes classes with the Suzuki program at SIUE.
Linnea speaks Swedish, and has visited Sweden consistently every other year since she was 9 months old. Some of her favorite things to do in Sweden are taking walks in the woods, fika, and eating Swedish pizza.