Jacqueline was born and raised in Perry County. She is married and has 3 sons. She grew up in the Big Creek area of Perry County and graduated Big Creek Elementary and Perry County Central High School. She began her medical career with the Perry County Ambulance Service until she completed her Nursing degree at Hazard Community College. She worked for Hazard ARH in a variety of departments as a nurse but her passion was ER and OB/Nursery. She went on to Frontier Nursing University where she completed the Nurse Practitioner Program. She has worked in ER, Clinic, Hospitalist, Wound Care and assisted caring for Nursing Home patients. She is passionate about helping our citizens from birth to end of life.