Inez was born and raised in Johnson City, TN and moved to Knoxville in 1984. Inez has one daughter, who is studying for her Nursing degree and five step children, all of which are grown and have given her seven grand-children from the ages of 3 to 24 years old.
While Inez has worked various jobs, her favorite job has been working for the University of Tennessee. Prior to working in the Center for Student Engagement, Inez worked with the School of Art for three years. Inez has been working in the Center for Student Engagement since May 2006. She enjoys being of help to the students and to the staff with which she works.