Tammy graduated from Tennessee Temple University in 1995 and has served as a teacher in Christian schools for 11 years. She also had the incredible opportunity to be a stay at home mom to her three children for 14 years. In those years at home she served in her church in various children and ladies ministries. She has also received training from the Dyslexia Institute of Indiana on how to teach children with dyslexia, and from Bright Solutions for Dyslexia on how to screen children for dyslexia. Tammy has used this training to help learning disabled children as she has served as the Master Clubs director for Suburban Baptist Church in Indianapolis for 14 years.