Annette Ahlers has a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. After graduating, she began her career in Washington, D.C. on Capitol Hill where she served as a press aid for United States Senator Russell B. Long. After leaving Washington, D.C., she continued working as a freelance writer until she relocated to Florida and began working in the title insurance industry. Annette is an ASM in Orlando and has worked in the industry for over 20 years in sales, marketing and management. Annette resides in Longwood where she lives with her husband and their three sons.