- Born in Denver but grew up in Florida after moving with her family at a young age.
- Was a cheerleader and played sports in high school.
- Worked as a model before acting.
- At the age of 16, drove from Florida to Los Angeles with her parents to pursue her acting career.
- Supports various animal rights organizations, including the ASPCA, Boxer Rescue LA, Best Friends Animal Society, the Humane Society and Tazzy Fund.
- Is an avid philanthropist who also supports Children's Hospital LA, Lupus LA, the Dream Builders Project and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.