NickName: My Dad started calling me “JD” in high school and my college friends (plus Kat) still call do!
Husband: Married to Casey since April 8, 2000
Kids: Anna (2003) and John (2006)
Dog: Merlin, the best golden retriever in the entire universe.
Home: Muncie, IN
Education: Kindergarten through 12th grade at Cowan in Muncie, IN. College degree in Music Education and performance from Butler University in Indianapolis.
Employment: Independent Consultant for CAbi (Carol Anderson By Invitation) since January 2011.
Other Work Experience: I’ve been a worship leader in 3 churches over the span of 15 years. I’ve recorded music and toured as a singer/songwriter. I’ve worked for Royal Caribbean Cruise lines as an entertainer in the musical productions. I’ve worked in customer service for a Choir Apparal company. I attempted to be a waitress but that didn’t work out very well. And I once was a hostess at Red Lobster.
Favorite Color: Purple, since I was 8 years old.
Favorite Food: Pizza and Diet Coke.
Favorite things to do: Reading. Writing. Teaching. Deep Conversations. Family Dinners. Vacations.
Dreams: My biggest dream for myself is to embrace the love of God and live a dusty, courageous, and generous life. I pray I have the privilege of inviting others to do the same.