Ms. Winter earned her Master’s Degree from Chicago State University and is a highly qualified teacher with endorsements in both English and Language Arts. Her Bachelor’s Degree was earned at Illinois State University where she majored in public relations and minored in psychology. Ms. Winter spends her time volunteering at several different mental health care facilities in Peoria Illinois. These included group homes, crisis nurseries, and rehabilitation facilities. She is also part of The White Sox Volunteer Corp, and is a Woman on Call Volunteer. She loves to spend time with family and friends. Ms. Winter loves to cook, camp, horseback ride and travel. Her favorite place, next to a White Sox Baseball game, is the beach.