Tonya was born and raised in Salisbury and now lives in Concord with her husband Scott. She has two beautiful daughters, Taryn and Marissa. Tonya graduated from North Rowan and obtained her B.A. from Catawba College. She is a veteran of the US Navy and spent 15 years in the gas industry before joining Hall Roofing Solutions in 2020. She enjoys cooking, reading, and gardening.