Juris Doctor, Baylor University, 1992. Bachelor, Baylor University, 1994.
Prosecuting attorney, City of Midland, Texas, 1992-1993; prosecutor, County of Midland, Midland, 1993-1995; associate judge, City of Midland, since 1995.
Member Midland County Bar Association (treasurer 1995-1996), Junior Woman's Association, Junior League of Midland (chairman resale shop fundraiser).
Married James Ruben Purvis, August 22, 1995. Children: Hudson, Jack.