Edna grew up in Fall River Valley and then lived in Big Valley for 37 years. She worked as a C.N.A. to L.V.N to R.N. at Mountain Valleys Health Centers for approximately 20 years. Edna worked at Mayers Memorial as a nurse’s aide and EMT and served most recently as a Foundation board member. Additionally, Edna was certified as a paramedic. She has a vocational teaching degree in Health Care Supporting Services and Nursing Services.