Mrs. Plank attended the University of North Texas where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor's of Science in Kinesiology. She was certified K-12th grades in Physical Education as well as middle school Language Arts. Mrs. Plank went on to teach 6th grade Language Arts for five years at Hedrick Middle School and McKamy Middle School in the Lewisville school district before staying home to raise her three children. Upon returning to education, she was excited to teach her first love, Physical Education. Mrs. Plank spends her weekends supporting her two boys and daughter in their baseball, basketball, football, and soccer endeavors. She continues to foster her love for the outdoors with her husband and children as they love to camp and go on outdoor adventures.