- Her father was Pensacola surfing legend Yancy Spencer.
- Began competing in beauty pageants at age 4.
- Appeared in the musical Annie at age 12.
- Was a member of the Pensacola Children's Chorus.
- Portrayed Rebecca Tyree on All My Children from 1999 to 2001 and snagged a Soap Opera Digest Award as Outstanding Female Newcomer for her work.
- Stayed with family friend Kathie Lee Gifford when she relocated to New York to film AMC.
- Had a recurring role on season 3 of Mad Men as Suzanne Farrell, Sally Draper's teacher and Don Draper's love interest.