Frances Spiegler moved to Tucson, Arizona, from southern Maryland. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education and a Master’s degree in Special Education. She was choir director at her former church for fifteen years. Fran is a member of Christ Community Church in Tucson where she plays clarinet in the orchestra. Her love of music comes from her father who continues to sing at age 90-plus! She is the oldest of nine children and her and her husband, Allan, have been married for over 35 years. They have two adult children and four grandchildren who all live on the east coast. She thoroughly enjoys knitting, photography, baseball, and reading Christian fiction and nonfiction books. Interesting fact about Fran: Although she loves the taste of chocolate, she cannot consume it. She has an intolerance towards it!