I am a Trussville native and graduated in 2003 from Jacksonville State University with a Bachelor's in Secondary Education. I received my Master's degree in 2005 in the area of Educational Administration. I teach English 10, PreAP English 10, and AP Language and Composition.

I have been married to Joel for 16 years. We have two boys, Will and Sam. We enjoy traveling, being outdoors, Alabama football, attending our church, and spending time with our friends.