She excelled in school, being placed in gifted and talented classes during her elementary school days. Her acting career kicked off with a Chuck E. Cheese commercial.
She appeared in the Sundance short film Dig. She was seen in a recurring role on the Rooster Teeth web series Day 5.
She is a native of Fort Worth, Texas and was born to parents Michael and Natalie Griffin Mahoney.
She starred alongside Sabrina Carpenter in Adventures in Babysitting.