Cheryl grew up in the military, living all over the United States and Europe. Her family settled in Pennsylvania, where she met her husband and remained until four years ago. She has five children, ranging from 8-16. She has been passionate about French since High School, and even lived in France for a year and a half, where her love of the language and culture deepened. She graduated from BYU with a degree in teaching (both French and History). She previously taught in the French Immersion Program in Provo School District. When not in school, Cheryl loves to cook, quilt, and spend time with her family in the beautiful outdoors.