Ty Salvant is a New Orleans native, cradle Catholic and stay-at-home mom. Before that, she was a research associate at LSU Health Sciences Center where she met her husband, Derrick. They’ve been married for 18 years and have five children ages 16, 15, 13, 12 and 8 with a sixth due in December. She has been a homeschool teacher of her children for 13 years. Outside of volunteering, she and her famoily enjoy going to the movies, playing games and spending time with friends and each other.