Lives in: Cape Girardeau.
Family: A wonderful husband and three gorgeous cats.
Job: Employed by the state of Missouri.
What do you like most about the area? The river, the downtown area, and the talent of the local musicians.
Favorite food: Anything chocolate.
Favorite TV show: "Alias."
Best advice: Enjoy life to the fullest; it speeds by so fast.
Person you most admire: My father, who makes each of his children feel they are his favorite, and my husband, who is the smartest man I know.
What would you do if you won the lottery? After blowing some and giving some to family, I would like to set up a scholarship fund to aid kids trying to put themselves through college.
Pet peeve: People who litter.