Kylee grew up in Lawrence, Kansas, and is still an avid Jayhawk fan. She attended the University of Kansas, earning her BA in 1968. She graduated from Adams State College in Alamosa, Colorado, in 1990 with an MA.
Family and friends play an important part in Kylee’s life. Husband Mike and Kylee love spending time at their full-time hobby farm. Her sons Michael and Scott both employ joy and creativity in their chosen careers. Many of Kylee’s friends share her outdoor pursuits which include marathon running and skiing.