Carrie Horner was born in a small town in Arizona. With educator parents she learned early on the value of a good education. Carrie attended the University of Arizona and earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree in accounting and is a CPA in the state of Arizona. Working for the University of Arizona Carrie learned how to administer grants and contracts, track budgets, and create useful reporting tools for scientists and higher ed instructors. Carrie is currently staying home with her three children and supporting her husband in his local medical practice. Carrie loves to play golf, ski, do arts and crafts, and serve others in her church and community.