Mrs. Adams resides in Montgomery, Alabama with her husband Johnny, who has been the CEO of the Alabama Poultry and Egg Association for the past 21 years. They have two children, Hendrick, who is a medical student at Emory Medical School and John, who is a senior at The Montgomery Academy.
Mrs. Adams is a graduate of Auburn University and received her Juris Doctorate from Cumberland School of Law. Mrs. Adams owns and operates a pine and hardwood timber farm. Mrs. Adams has been self-employed since 2000 maintaining a full-service law practice concentrating in Governmental Affairs and Governmental Law. She is also a Certified Mediator for the State of Alabama. She is a member of the Alabama State Bar Association, Montgomery County Bar Association, Alabama Council of Association Executives, Alabama Landowners Association, Alabama Chapter Coastal Conservation Association and a sustaining member of the Montgomery County Junior League. Mrs. Adams and her family are active members of First United Methodist Church.