I hold a Bachelor of Music in Music Education and a Masters in Elementary Education. I received both of my degrees from Lamar University. I also have a Master Reading Teacher's Certification. I began teaching in 1980 and have taught at KISD since 1990.
My two sons,John and Nolan, my daughter Kathleen and my son in law, Colt, are all graduates of Kountze High School. I have six grandchildren-Emory, Hallie, Lily, Sunny, Ivy and Fischer. My daughter in law, Erica, and my daughter, Kathleen are also teachers. My husband Danny and I live in Kountze.