Having been born and raised in Texas and being a long-time resident of the Paris area, Ms. Ross began her career participating in the Service Industry in which she was required to deal with people from a service management perspective. Setting goals and objectives for herself and others, measuring and reviewing those goals and objectives and reporting findings to management on a regular basis. Much experience and personal satisfaction was gained during her years in the Service Industry. Experience that would lay beneficial groundwork for later success in the real estate industry. After her marriage to husband J W, the Ross’s had 5 children to raise and a future to protect. Together they chose to place available family investment dollars into rental properties in the Paris area. Ms. Ross took on the property management duties for these rental properties as well as assist in property management for other 3rd party investors. This became Ms. Ross’s induction into the real estate industry. This experience along with an interest in real estate auctions as a new option for servicing real estate customers around the Paris area, have awarded Ms. Ross her auction support opportunity at AltaTerra. While busy attaining her career goals, raising 5 children on the verge of becoming teenagers quickly convinced Mr. and Ms. Ross that their children were requiring more focus. Ms. Ross modified her career to provide daily parental guidance and direction as their children entered their teens and moved towards their college years. Ms. Ross became deeply involved in the scholastic goals of her children as they began preparing resumes for their collegiate futures. Ms. Ross spends her free time in support of their grades, in school as well as extracurricular activities and service. She also spends any additional hours working as an officer in the local Parent Teacher Organization as well as managing benefits programs and fund raising events in and around the Paris area.