I grew up in Titusville, Florida. Yes, a native Floridian! I went to Titusville High School, graduating in 1990. I attended Brevard Community College then transferred to University of Central Florida, Brevard Campus. I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exceptional Education. My certification is in Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD). I worked for The School Board of Brevard County for 6 years. I then taught at Park Avenue Christian Academy for 1year. I married Kurt Leucht in July of 1998 and we are currently living in Titusville, Florida with our two sons.