- Was extensively involved with pageants and modeling at a young age.
- From 1991 to '94 was a member of the Georgia 4-H performing-arts group Clovers & Company.
- Joined The New Mickey Mouse Club (MMC) in 1993 along with Christina Aguilera, Justin Timberlake, Ryan Gosling and Britney Spears.
- Became a member of the all-girl group Innosense (which was managed by Justin Timberlake's mom, Lynn Harless) in 1998; the group toured with 'N Sync and Britney Spears.
- Is a spokesperson for Girl Talk, which is a peer-to-peer mentoring program.
- Teaches acting at the Warner Loughlin Studios in Los Angeles.
- Nickname is Peaches.