Valerie serves as Parish Secretary at Christ Church Downtown. Originally from San Antonio, Valerie moved to Tyler in 1997 with her husband, Jim Huggler. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Texas A&M University and previously held the position of Administrative Assistant for Early Learning and Lower School at All Saints Episcopal School. She and Jim have two daughters, Victoria and Elizabeth. Valerie is a member of the Christ Church Chancel Choir and Coordinator for the Downtown Acolyte Ministry. She volunteers with the Women’s Symphony League and National Charity League.