High school: 1970 Poland High graduate.
College: Currently a senior at Youngstown State majoring in exercise science.
Occupation: Housewife, college student, physical fitness buff, part-time instructor at the Youngstown YMCA, personal trainer and certified triathlon coach and advocate.
Family: Married to Dennis Pike with six children: Amy, Jeni, Rob, Corey, Maggie and Caitlin; and three grandchildren: Lauren, Gracie and Jacob.
Last book read: "Let Me Hear Your Voice," by Catherine Maurice, about a family with two autistic children and the demands rearing them.