Becky earned a Bachelor of Science from North Carolina State University in agricultural and extension education with a communications concentration and a minor in agricultural business. She was a lateral entry teacher and taught middle grades science and agricultural education at Contentnea-Savannah K-8 School. In addition to her teaching duties, Becky served as the school’s STEM Coordinator, FFA Advisor, School Improvement Team member and Science Olympiad Coach. Becky has an active role in district level activities as the STEM Summer Camp Director and North Carolina Science Olympiad Elementary Division Regional Director. Her love for agriculture extends beyond the classroom as a curriculum specialist for the North Carolina Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom program. During her residency year, she served at La Grange Elementary School.