District 18 - Republican, Anchorage
Session contact info: State Capitol, Room 409, phone 465-3783 /fax 465-2293.
Interim contact info: 10928 Eagle River Road., Suite 238, Eagle River, AK 99577, phone 622-3783/fax 622-3784.
Occupation: Mother, grandmother.
Personal: Born Aug. 13, 1957, in Baltimore, Md.; married (Kit); four children; Alaska resident since 1980.
Education: Wayland Baptist University, A.S., Human Services, B.S. Human Services/Business; University of LaVerne, Masters, Organization Management/Human Resources.
Political/Government: House of Representatives, 2003-present; former president, Birchwood Community Council; member and former vice-president, Eagle River Republican Women's Club; member and former chair, Chugiak-Eagle River Friends of the NRA; recipient, Council of State Governments Toll Fellowship; attendee, U.S. Army War College.
Business/Professional: Former support specialist/sales representative/account executive, Alascom; former marketing manager and partnership development, AT&T Alascom; former senior sales manager, GCI; former manager key accounts, Chugiak Electric Association; vocational counselor, Work-Force Program, UAA; American Marketing Association; National Rifle Association; Eagle River Chamber of Commerce; Alaska Outdoor Council.
Hobbies: Outdoor activities, reading, travel, needlepoint.