Kristy Peoples is a native of Columbiana, Alabama where she graduated from Shelby County High School. She received her B.S degree in Criminal Justice at Troy University and then attended Thomas Goode Jones School of Law to receive her Juris Doctor degree.

At Troy University, Kristy twirled for three years and was Captain for one year. Kristy also participated in competitive twirling for seven years.

After law school, Kristy became an Assistant District Attorney with the 19th Circuit District Attorneys Office and has also been Wetumpka High School’s Majorette Sponsor since 2009. The Wetumpka High School Majorettes have received Superior Ratings since 2009.