Family Member's Names: Gary, husband
Children: Shanna, Ashley, Kayla, Nikki, and Justin.
Grandchildren: Remy and Walker, and one to be here soon!
Occupation: Professor and Associate Dean for Nursing, UT Tyler College of Nursing & Health Sciences
What inspires you to be a Woman of Hope?: I am inspired by those in our community who give so much of their time, energy and other resources to make a difference in the lives of those affected by sex trafficking. I want to help those who feel they are powerless and who need help in order to promote a quality of life that reflects dignity, self-respect, and well-being. Life is such a precious gift!
What ways are you involved in the community?:Volunteer with Azleway, Inc. and with Colonial Hills ABKA; advisory board member for Circle of Ten, Inc.
What is a fun fact about you? : My firm belief is that age is just a number….:)