Joni Reese is a career educator who holds a Bachelor of Music and M. Ed from Sul Ross State University. She has also earned a Ph. D. in Laughter Therapy from the “school of life”. Joni has a lifetime of experience as a motivational speaker, musician, and writer and enjoys working with children of all ages. She and her husband have been members of FBCA for twenty-five years. They also have a daughter and son-in-law, a son and daughter-in-law, a grandchild, and three granddogs.