Pat Brunson earned a Bachelor of Science from Stephen F. Austin State University and a Master of Biology from Lamar University. She has been involved with Christian education for the last 20 years teaching middle and upper school biological sciences to include AP Biology and Anatomy and Physiology. Mrs. Brunson has also taught a variety of courses as an adjunct instructor. Her work experience in health care settings and in cancer research at UTMB allows her to share real world biology experiences with her students. Her husband Steve is a pharmacist. She has one son who lives in Tyler, TX. Her hobbies include bird watching, reading and do-it-yourself home projects.