Mrs. Tester received her bachelor’s and master's degree in special education from the University of Toledo. She then went on to earn a Technology Endorsement from Bowling Green State University and an Online and Blended learning Certificate from The University of Cincinnati. She has experience in teaching special education in the public school system since 1997. Mrs. Tester and her husband, Matt, have five children: Logan, Luke, Levi, Lincoln and Lennox. The family worships at Crossroads Church.