- Acted on Broadway in Spring Awakening in 2008; also choreographed and staged a 2012 production of Spring Awakening at her alma mater, Nebraska Wesleyan University.
- Appeared in 20 plays during her four years at college.
- Released the five-song EP Blue Toothbrush in 2011.
- Maintains a blog about her experiences as a young actor at the Web site BackStage.
- Considers herself a chronic listmaker.
- Has a tattoo of a heart with a music note inside it on her left shoulder.
- Vaughn Kinney — Father
- Jean Kinney — Mother
- Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States (BA in Theater, 2006)