- Ph.D. Theology, Covenant Bible College and Seminary.
- M.A. Education, East TN State University
April is an experienced grant writer, grant manager, workforce development coordinator, human resources training coordinator, and municipal advisory instructor. She has served in advisory and board positions with several nonprofit organizations, including Appalachian Regional Coalition on Homelessness, and Johnson City Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy.
April enjoys spending time with her husband and chocolate lab Lucy on their certified century farm in Mountain City, TN.