A native of Huntsville, Alabama, Lynette earned her degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Samford University in Birmingham in 1996. After working for a year for a non-profit organization she moved to Santa Clarita, California to pursue her Masters degree in Biblical Counseling from The Master’s College. While working on her degree she tutored all ages in various subjects. While in California she met her husband, Andy. They moved to Knoxville in 2000 and had their oldest of 6 children in 2001. Being married to a banker and a lover of budgets has caused Lynette to have a passion for helping others understand finances. Andy and Lynette are members of Grace Community Church in Maryville where they serve in various ministries from toddlers to adults.