Beth is a native of Greenville, SC and grew up at Trinity UMC as an active youth in the SC Conference in the United Methodist Church. She graduated from Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC with a degree in Spanish and attended the Spanish School at Middlebury College.  She joined St. John in 2004 when she and her husband were stationed at Ft. Gordon. As a Military Spouse she has lived in Kansas, Colorado, and Poland before their family returned to Ft. Gordon, and to St. John, in 2018, and she joined the staff in April 2022. Beth and her husband, Charles, have two children, Emmy and Matthew.  She loves to travel, cook, and entertain.