Mrs. Harris was born and raised on a farm near Austin, Minnesota. She attended Blooming Prairie High School in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, and later graduated from Pillsbury Baptist Bible College in Owatonna, Minnesota. Mrs. Harris was saved in a little Baptist Church in Oakland, Minnesota at the age of 17. She taught for 11 years in different schools throughout the Mid-west. Her first year of teaching was at Calvary Baptist Church in Watertown, Wisconsin. For the last 24 years, she has been teaching here at Upper Bucks.
Mrs. Harris has been married to Kent for 44 years, and together they have two children, Aminta and Matt. They also have two Grandchildren, Stephen – 20 and Ezra – 5 months. Mrs. Harris’ life verse is I Corinthians 15:58 “Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.” When she is not teaching, she likes to spend time with her family and just being at home.