Beth was born in Florida and raised as a Navy brat. Her life was mostly spent in San Diego, California and Chesapeake Bay and Alexandria, VA. She graduated from California School for the Deaf, Riverside in 1986 and graduated at Gallaudet in 1991.
Prior to her arrival to Gallaudet University in January 2012 to work at the Career Center as a Career Consultant, she worked as an Outreach Specialist with Postsecondary Education Program Network- Midwest region in St Paul, MN from 2007-2012. Before that, she worked as Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students Specialist with the Support Services at Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill, MA from 2002-2007.
She currently resides in MD with her three children. In her spare time, she enjoys spending quality time with her kids, family and friends. She also enjoys reading, power walking and travels especially spending time at her summer beach home in Rye Beach, NH.