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Who or what got you into shooting?
My husband introduced me to hunting just a few weeks before our wedding.
Do you shoot handguns, shotguns, rifles or all of
All of the above, but not often enough!
Why are you involved with the NRA or how do you
support their efforts?
Without the NRA this country would be drastically different! I support the NRA through my service on the Board of Directors, attending functions, speaking, and just generally talking about the NRA.
Tell us about the first gun you owned or your
My favorite gun is my Para (Ordnance) Carry .45, but I really can't carry it, it's too large for my purses.
What's your current go-to gun?:
Kel-Tec PF 9
What's your favorite shooting range or place to
Favorite range is the NRA range! Favorite place to hunt...where I've gone with Women On Target...North Carolina (deer & duck) and Wyoming (antelope).
Do you have a favorite accessory or clothing item
you won't go shooting or hunting without? What makes it so important?:
Shooting-my husband's Wolf Ears. Hunting-warm clothing that fits me!
What's your best or most memorable moment as it
relates to firearms?:
First time I shot my Para Carry .45...I was at the gun club range with my husband and son. My first shot was a dead on bulls eye... the looks on their faces were priceless!
I own a gun because:
For self-defense, hunting and just because I can!
What's your easiest gun to handle and shoot?
Easiest to clean is my Kel-Tec, or so my husband says!
What would be your recommendation for best
A .22 revolver (a Ruger Bearcat)
Your ideal shopping trip: the mall or an outdoor
Our Second Amendment Day...my husband and I and another couple spend the day going from gun shop to gun shop, and we have lunch too!
What do you think is the best home defense — firing
Stand Your Ground!
Who or what inspires you?:
Pro gun women!
What's your favorite holiday? Why?:
Thanksgiving...kids come home for dinner.
What do you do to relax and unwind — watch TV,
listen to music, go to movies, catch a game, exercise, something else?:
Relax??? I don't really know that word!
Your greatest accomplishment?:
Being an NRA Board Member, which is also my greatest honor.