Bachelor, Shimoginy College, 1985. Master of Arts, University Texas, 1988.
Speech therapist Blowken (Texas) School Systems, since 1986. Teacher, speech therapist, administrator Meriks School for the Deaf, Amarillo, Texas, since 1992.
Member of Society Texas Speech Professionals, American Association Speech Professionals.
Married Marshall Dante Ponger, June 19, 1988. Children: Tyler Kenneth, Biffin Joseph, Timothy Braden.