serves as the Family Resource Coordinator for the VFWC. She served as a Ground Supply Officer in the USMC from 2000-2004. She was stationed at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Camp Lejeune, and Camp Hansen, Okinawa. She did Veteran Outreach for Habitat for Humanity in the San Fernando/Santa Clarita Valleys, and for the last 2 years has volunteered with 22 Until None, a non-profit dedicated to ending Veteran suicide. She is married to a former Marine Corps Infantry Officer, and was stationed with him at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton and 29 Palms.