She’s retired after more than 41 years as an elementary school educator and is now involved in various worthy causes and associations including the Assistance League, Sock It To Em Sock Campaign, Retired Teachers Association, Red Hat, Delta Kappa Gamma, University AAUW Women, Republican Women, Cactus Wren, Garden Club and Legacy Museum.
She and her husband, Joe, have lived in the High Desert since 1982.
What motivates your desire to give back?
I feel blessed and love my community, I have a strong desire to help the people in it.
Why are you supporting the medical center?
I’m grateful for the care my husband has received on multiple occasions. I feel confident that St. Mary will always provide good care.
Why did you agree to join the foundation board?
I enjoy the camaraderie among the other members and their desire to make a difference.