She was a dance student a theater performer growing up. She would leave Texas during her middle school years to head to Los Angeles to pursue her acting dreams.
She trained as a dancer at Millennium Dance Complex and worked as an actor at LaValle Actors Workshop, as well as The Groundlings Improv School.
She was born in Corpus Christi, Texas and raised in Rockport. She has a sister named Laura and a brother named Chris. She used to recruit family and friends to act out her shows in her living room. She has a dog named Monty.