Mrs. Garrison grew up in Indianapolis. She graduated from Butler University with degrees in Communication Disorders and Psychology. Then she earned her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She has previous experience at Reid Hospital in Richmond, Indiana, the Thomas Center for Down Syndrome at Cincinnati Children's Hospital, and Morgan Elementary School in Hamilton, Ohio and the Indiana First Steps program. Mrs. Garrison has been enjoying working with students and teachers at FDE since 2009.
Mrs. Garrison lives in Indianapolis with her husband and their two daughters.