Ms. Bowyer, a graduate of Florida State University, has worked in both public accounting and private industry. She has extensive experience in construction, real estate development, restaurant management, professional groups, and privately owned businesses. As a result of her time in private industry she has developed a strong understanding of computerized accounting systems, including QuickBooks and Peachtree. She received a certification in Estate Planning in June 2003. She is very active in the South Lake community serving as Treasurer for the South Lake Animal League and as Accounting Oversight Chairperson for the South Lake Chamber of Commerce.