Betty is a born, raised, and educated, San Antonio original. She received a BA in English and French from Our Lady of the Lake University. A prolific writer and columnist, she wrote for the European Stars and Stripes and the former San Antonio Light Newspaper where she won many awards. In 2013 she published “HERE I AM: the Abraham Legacy” a novel based mostly on Desert Storm. Betty also earned a MA in theology from St. Mary’s University and is currently studying the Korean language, history and culture. Her literary activities also include the instruction of English as a high school teacher.