Illustrator and writer best known as the co-creator of the live show Charlotte's Shorts as well as the blog of the same name. She is also the writer and illustrator of the children's book series My Crazy Baby Brother.
She graduated from Marlborough School, the Los Angeles High School of the Arts, Bard College and Cornish College of the Arts.
She created her own productions company called Run Along Home Productions.
She is the daughter of television producer Tracy Newman and actor James F. Dean. She married Ro Reyes.