Penny, a native of Raceland, Louisiana is a graduate of Nicholls State University, where she earned a Bachelor's degree in English in 1992 and a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction in 2011. She has been teaching English at the high school and college levels for the past 23 years. She enjoys sharing her knowledge of English and the beauty of words with her students and is honored that parents entrust the care and education of their children to her.
Penny and her husband of 36 years, Jim, recently relocated to Covington and have two grown sons, James and Dane. In her spare time, Penny enjoys reading, working in her yard, and spending time with family and friends.