Stephanie W. Brookins graduated Summa Cum Laude from Troy University in 1996 with her Bachelor of Science Accounting degree. She received her Master of Business Administration from Troy University in 1997. Stephanie worked in private accounting at Great Southern Wood Preserving for two years. She has been in public accounting for 24 years and worked with all types of engagements. She is married to Larry Brookins of Northstar Engineering Services, Inc. They have three daughters Emma, Lydia and Amelia. They are members of Bethel Baptist Church in Dothan, AL.