Lily is originally from West Palm Beach, Fla., and she moved to Jacksonville upon graduation from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2011. She has served on ships and staffs at both Naval Station Mayport and Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Georgia. Lily’s husband, Brendan, is a Navy helicopter pilot stationed here in Jacksonville. Lily has transitioned to the Navy reserves after serving on active duty for 7 years, and she truly understands the challenges that dual-military spouses face when acting in the best interest of their families. Lily, Brendan, and their daughter Margaret live in Historic Springfield with their two dogs.