- Started acting at age 10, appearing in commercials and doing voiceovers.
- Took Lance Bass as her date to her senior prom.
- Graduated from college at the age of 31 in 2012.
- Reprised her Boy Meets World character, Topanga Lawrence, in the series spinoff, Girl Meets World.
- Christopher Fishel — Brother
- Rick Fishel — Father
- Tim Belusko — Ex-husband
- Jennifer Fishel — Mother
- California State University, Fullerton, California, United States (BA in Psychology, 2012)