DeeDee graduated from Jacksonville State University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Management.
She has more than 33 years of Mortgage experience, beginning as a receptionist in Huntsville, Ala in 1986. Since then, DeeDee has spent time in various roles including loan processor, processor supervisor, test case underwriting, office manager, and loan originator.
DeeDee volunteers with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama at UAB and is president of Civitans International's Gardendale Chapter.
Some of her hobbies include junking, collecting pink depression glass, and spending time at Smith Lake with friends and family.
DeeDee and her husband Rick have been married for 29 years and have three adult children, Karenina, Justin and Jessey.