Tammy resides in Valparaiso with her husband and four children. She enjoys hiking, travel, yoga, fitness, organic living, and gardening. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Valparaiso University 18 years ago. She attended Ivy Tech school of Mortuary Science and received her Associate degree in 2006. She worked as an RN at Community Hospital in Munster for over 16 years and helps out as needed at the funeral chapels. Tammy has a passion for caring for others in their time of need. She spends her free time with her very active children and helping out at her church in Valparaiso.