Former TV personality who hosted the local news program, Fox News Rising, on WCCB-TV in North Carolina, and also hosted Right This Minute.
She studied both Women's Studies and Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she matriculated in 1999.
She once worked as a crew member on the series, The West Wing, early on in her career: the successful Aaron Sorkin TV series.
She was born-and-raised in Concord, North Carolina.
Both she and screenwriter Eran Thomson studied at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.