I have been an active realtor since 1990. Before that I was a speech pathologist and an elementary teacher. I received my undergraduate degree from Marshall University and my masters degree from Florida State University. Both degrees are in the field of speech pathology and audiology. I have additional certifications in elementary education, kindergarten and early childhood. I am a member of Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority. I serve on the altar guild of St. Mark's Episcopal Church. I have served on the boards of the Southeast Texas Tennis Association and the Beaumont Ballet Theatre. I am married and have three grown daughters, two sons-in-law and five fabulous grandchildren. I am an avid tennis player, walker, and swimmer. As a Realtor, I was the 2000 Salesperson of the Year. I live in Beaumont, TX, and serve the real estate needs of Beaumont all the communities surrounding, such as Lumberton, Sour Lake, China, Nederland, Pt. Neches, Port Arthur, Silsbee, and Kountze. I grew up in West Virginia but have been in Beaumont since 1978.