Tammy is a native of Clarksville and has lived in the area most of her life.
She has worked as Office Administrator and Bookkeeper for different companies in the past. Her most recent work was three years in Mt. Vernon working as Office Administrator for Jon-Wayne Company.
She has her Associate Degree in Business from Eastern Oklahoma College and is a graduate of Southeast Oklahoma State University with Bachelors of Business Administration. While at Eastern, she was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and graduated top ten percent of her class. She was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.