Becky attended Eastern Illinois University. She obtained the designation of Certified Professional Landman in 1993. Becky began working as a Legal Assistant and Executive Secretary to Shakespeare’s founder and CEO, Harry Temple, in 1975. In 1992 she was appointed to the position of Land Manager.
Becky serves several professional associations. For the American Association of Professional Landmen Becky has served on the Board of Directors, Assistant Chairman for the Membership Committee, Public Lands Committee and served as the associations’ 2nd Vice President (2009-2010). As a member of the Tri-State Association of Professional Landmen, Becky has served as Secretary and Local Director. She is also a member of the Illinois Oil & Gas Association, Kentucky Oil & Gas Association and the IOPA (Tri-State).
Becky’s community service includes 12 years on the City of Salem Recreation Board, 6 of which she was the Chairman. She is an active member of the Salem Lutheran Church. She enjoys traveling and boating. Becky is married to her husband Steven. They have two children, Jason & Jordan and two grandchildren, Caleb & Katie.