Annette was born and raised in Thornton, Colorado. She received her EDDA certification from the Colorado Medical & Dental Assisting program at CU Dental School. Annette has been in the dental industry since 1982 and has been working at Willow Creek Dental for over 17 years.

Married to her high school sweetheart, she and her husband, Mike, have three children, two beautiful grandchildren, and a little shit-tzu named Rosie. Annette also spends her free time camping, reading and cooking.