- While in high school, was featured in a one-act play called Wit, which netted her several local acting awards.
- Moved to Los Angeles after graduating from college.
- Best known for playing Katie in Paranormal Activity (2007) and the film's sequels.
- Was waiting tables when the opportunity to audition for the first Paranormal Activity film came up.
- Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, United States (BFA in Theatre, 2005)