Penny is a native of Kingsport, Tennessee. She graduated from Sullivan South High School and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Education from ETSU in 1987. Penny joined the fellowship at Higher Ground on January 22, 1995. She joined HGBC’s staff in July 2006. She is active in the orchestra, Awana, and other Children’s Ministry events. She has been on mission trips with HGBC to Nicaragua, New York City, and Africa.