Peggy is 57 years old, and lives in Belleville. According to her website, she was raised in a St. Louis ghetto by a single mother and her grandmother. She became pregnant while single and serving in the Navy. Her first marriage ended in divorce and she raised two small children on her own.
She was a court reporter for the St. Louis County Police Department before working 15 years for the Internal Revenue Service. In 1991, she married St. Louis Police Officer Charles Hubbard and they formed a blended family with six children. Her husband was forced to retire in 2016 after twice being shot in the line of duty.
Be sure to read her Candidate profile posted from The Daily Herald (Suburban Chicago newspaper)