Is born to Robert William and Reba Blanton (Whisnant) Elliott in Hickory, NC.
Earns a Bachelor of Arts from the University North Carolina in Greensboro.
Teaches within Raleigh Public Schools in North Carolina.
Teaches within Newton-Conover City Schools in North Carolina through 2000.
Becomes a consultant for the North Carolina Geographical Alliance through 1998.
Earns a Master of Arts from Lenoir-Rhyne College, now known as Lenoir-Rhyne University.
Is the recipient of the Rand McNally Excellence in Geography Teaching Regional Award.
Earns the Distinguished Teaching Achievement Award from the National Council for Geographical Education.
Earns the Outstanding Elementary Mathematics Teacher Award from the North Carolina Council Teachers of Mathematics.
Retires from her profession.
Is named Technical Volunteer of Year by the Hickory Community Theatre and receives this honor in 2003.
Receives the Frances Moody Volunteer of Year Award from the Hickory Landmarks Society.