Kitty Cornwell was born in Dayton, Ohio and attended the College of William and Mary, majoring in elementary education. She worked as a nanny for families with children ages 0 – 16 in Connecticut. After her marriage to Gray Cornwell, she moved to New Hampshire where she raised her two daughters. She was the lead teacher for infants at the Berwick Academy Child Care Center, and then spent 7 years as the Town Clerk/Tax Collector of Madbury, NH. She moved to Vaughn, MT in 2017 to be closer to her 3 wonderful grandsons. She is a deacon with First Presbyterian Church and enjoys knitting, reading, traveling, fishing and hunting.