She earned her Bachelor of Science in nursing from Viterbo University in 2007. She has worked as a neonatal nurse.
She starred in the music video of Cole Swindell's "Middle of a Memory."
She was previously engaged to the late Nicholas Haag who sadly lost his life to an overdose in 2011. She briefly dated Bachelor in Paradise contestant Wells Adams in 2017 before beginning a relationship with Big Brother's Paulie Calafiore early in 2018.
She and Jaimi King both competed for the heart of Nick Viall on The Bachelor.