Orilla has over 30 years of experience as a secretary and web designing. She has put in 21 years as the director of an organization where she does almost everything from secretarial work, coordinated conventions, put on educational events, designed and maintained websites, and newsletter editor.
She graduated for Columbia Area Vocational School with her secretarial certificate and went on to Linn Technical College and graduated with her associate degree in medical secretary.
She worked for the Herald and Banner Press in Overland Park, KS as a secretary and data entry person. She also worked as the secretary for the director of the North Central Association in Columbia, MO. She worked as a medical secretary at St. Elizabeth's in Laffette, IN. For the past 21 years she has been the director of the Missouri Association of Teaching Christian Homes,Inc.
Orilla is the wife to Michael and mother to James (31), Abigail (20) and Milton (17). In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, sewing, singing and reading a good book.