Cara was born in Takoma Park, MD and raised in Flint Michigan. She received her Dental Hygiene degree from Mott Community College and moved to Colorado in 1991. She has been practicing Dental Hygiene for 31 years. Along the way, she married her husband John and helped raise her stepdaughter Deserae. She has 2 grandchildren Maya and Zeke, She became a Massage Therapist in 2013 and is still enjoying both careers
She enjoys reading, baking and cooking, spending time outside with camping and fishing.