Annette Frey graduated from Garnavillo Community School District Garnavillo, Iowa in 1991. In 1995 she graduated from Upper Iowa University, Fayette, IA. She taught Title 1 Reading in the MFL Mar Mac Community School District and Title 1 Reading and 1st grade for the Allamakee Community School District. In 2001 Annette married Larry Frey from Postville where they live with their two girls, Emily and Katelyn, both of whom are students at Postville Community School District. Annette began working for the Postville School District in 2011 as the Home School Assistance Coordinator, which she currently continues to do.