Although St. Louis is where Ruth was born and spent her formative years, she has made the Lake of the Ozarks her home for over 20 years. She is a former member of the Ozark Shores Kiwanis and has served as a member of the Board of Directors for CADV. Ruth is also a proud member of the Missouri Bar and Camden County Bar Associations.
Ruth worked her way through college, earning Bachelor of Arts degrees in both English and Speech Communication from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Then, it was on to St. Louis University School of Law, where she earned her Juris Doctorate in 1993.
After working several years as a lawyer for the State of Missouri, Ruth went into private practice in 2000. From the very beginning, she has been dedicated to providing exceptional legal representation to her clients. Ruth continues to give each client skilled, professional and personal service.