Graduated from the University of Texas, San Antonio with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting in December, 1985. She obtained her certification in Texas in September, 1986 and subsequently in Nevada in January, 1994. She began her career in public accounting while during college and has practiced with local, regional and national accounting firms for over twenty-five years. She accepted a position as manager with Rich, Wightman & Company in May, 1999 and was promoted to Associate Partner in October, 2006. Ginger Brooks’ professional memberships include the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.