Joined forces with Hope Builders International in 2005. She participated in an outreach to Zambia and became ‘hooked’ on their ministry model. She enjoys being married to her husband, Tim. They have four children, Emily - who is married to Michael Walker, Abby, Amy and Alex. She has since participated in outreaches every year and has now been called to work specifically with the women in Africa, Lydia Circle. She will be training and mentoring women in discipleship, emotional and physical well-being, relationships with children and husband, and how to pass on the good news of Jesus Christ.