Kristy and her husband, Shane, have been married for almost 20 years. Kristy says he isn’t just her husband, but also her best friend. Shane is the store director at Academy Sports and Outdoors in Dalton. They have two boys—Lane who is 11 and in the 5th grade at Chickamauga Elementary, and Luke who is 7 and in the 2nd grade. Kristy is a graduate of Gordon Lee High School and Dalton College. She asked Jesus into her heart while at a church camp for GA’s when she was 12 years old. Kristy and her family attend Shiloh Baptist Church. Kristy has taught preschool in this area for 20 years and she has served at FBC MDO & Preschool since it restarted in 2011. Kristy says she is excited to be involved in the preschool ministry. She loves children and especially enjoys teaching the little ones. Her favorite thing to do is spend time with her family. She also likes to sew and make crafts, and enjoys going to antique stores and estate sales.