- Is of Cuban descent.
- Played cello as a child.
- Caught the acting bug at 13 after seeing a touring-company production of Cats in Des Moines, IA.
- Auditioned for a role in Nip/Tuck and was deemed too young, but show execs liked her and had a part written for her.
- Earned a 2008 ALMA Award nomination for her work in The Dresden Files.