Sally Brooks was born and raised in Jefferson County, went to school at Grandview and then Hillsboro High School. She attended Central Methodist College where she earned a degree in elementary teaching, then taught and substituted for 15 years, the last 10 years teaching at Kingston K-14. Sally Brooks is currently a support coordinator for the Washington County SB40 Board. Happily married for 40 years, the couple have 3 daughters, 6 grandchildren, 3 dogs, and grand dogs. Sally also spends countless hours volunteering and advocating for groups she believes in.