April has been involved in Christian ministry for over 20 years in both local church settings and Christian academic institutions. April and her husband served as missionaries in Japan from 2003-2008.
Her interests include attending cultural and arts events, reading, playing the piano, and enjoying travel and nature. April has been married for 30 years and has three adult daughters.
A favorite Bible passage is Matthew 6:33, "But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness and all these things will be added to you."