Graduated from Auburn with a BA in Psychology, MS in Psychology, and a PhD in Educational Psychology-Research and Statistics. Held positions in Human Resources for 23 years to include Compensation Manager for University of Notre Dame and Director of Human Resources and Risk Management for Troy University. Currently serves as an Assistant Professor for Troy University teaching statistics and human resources. Has served as a volunteer and foster for the humane society for the past four years. Has two adult children, four doggies, and a wonderfully supportive husband who usually doesn't mind all the shelter dogs coming in and out of the house.