I graduated from Crockett County High School and Union University with a degree in Elementary Education. My master's degree is in Administration and Supervision from The University of Memphis. I began my teaching career at Gadsden Elementary School. I taught first grade for 14 years and have been Principal for 13 years. I live in Alamo with my husband, Jared Foust, Assistant Director of Schools for the Crockett County School System. We have two sons. Alex is a graduate of UTK and the William H. Bowen School of Law in Little Rock, Arkansas. He and his wife Madison reside in Arkansas. Cade is a senior at CCHS. We enjoy sports and spending time at the lake.