Colyer began working in youth ministry in 1990 as an intern at First Presbyterian Church in Nashville, TN. After graduating from Vanderbilt University, she resumed her focus on youth ministry and served as the logistics director of Family-Based Youth Ministry. Since 2003, she has served as the VP of Operations and Team Development for Ministry Architects. Colyer and her family live just outside Nashville in Franklin, TN. Colyer and her husband Drew are blessed with three children, a son in-law, and one grandchild; Allie (married to Noah), Andrew, Luke, and granddaughter, Maya. A family of sports enthusiasts, the Robisons can often be found on the nearest field, court or stadium.