Valerie grew up in Fairport, NY and now resides in Macedon, NY. She has been married for 18 years to John and they have a daughter, Alyssa, and two sons, Brody and Gavin, who are all the lights of her life. Valerie became interested in working in the funeral service profession because she enjoys being there in a time of need for others and providing comfort to families. She holds an Associate of Applied Science in tourism management and is currently attending school again to become a licensed funeral director. In her free time, she enjoys reading, camping, fishing, watching football, listening to music, spending time with her three cats and three dogs, and playing board games.