Acting was part of her life as early as preschool. She decided to pursue it as a career in high school and attended UCLA's acting program. She did paralegal work and worked as a bartender and hostess while pursuing her dream.
She was featured in an Emmy-winning web soap called Venice the Series. Her first paid acting gigs were national commercials for GEICO, Dairy Queen and Infiniti.
She has parents named William and Teri, and a younger sister named Krista.
She would work with Scott Clifton as a cast member of The Bold and the Beautiful.