Temple and her husband, Dan, joined Temple Church in 1999 when they moved to Northwest Arkansas to be Church Planters for the BMA of the Ozarks. In 2007, the family reconnected with the church when Dan became the Associate Pastor of Youth and Worship.
Temple specializes in working with children and families, having over 20 years of experience. She currently works with The Family That Plays Together of Rogers, AR where she is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Liscensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). She is also a Registered Play Therapist who is licensed by the National Association for Play Therapy and the Arkansas Board of Examiners in Counseling. She has been a child abuse investigator for the state of Texas, as well as working with foster care families in crisis.
Temple has run several 5Ks, two 10Ks, and even earned her 1st degree Black Belt in taekwondo, but her greatest challenge has been and continues to be raising two crazy teenagers.