Ruth was born and raised in St. Petersburg, FL. She met her husband Robert in 1991 and they married in 1994. They moved with the Air Force to California and Hawaii before moving to Colorado Springs in 2002. Ruth loves being a mother to Joe, Taylor, Allie, step-sons Cory, Kevin, daughter-in-law Allison and grandchildren Ceci and AJ. Ruth has been a member at ACC since 2002 and is honored to have joined the staff in 2017.