Luci has taught as an adjunct faculty member at the Garland School of Social Work since 2009. Her practice experience includes school social work and engagement in child welfare with both the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services and faith based organizations. Since 2005, she has helped lead and develop a ministry to engaged and newly married couples in the congregational setting.
Family is the birthplace of Luci’s love for stories of resilience and hope. She is married to Brian Hoppe and together they have two daughters, Ana & Lily Kate.