Grew up on a small farm in Colorado where her parents still live. Learned to project film when she was still a teenager at a Mann Theaters in Colorado Springs. After showing an aptitude for projection they sent her to Mann's Projectionist School in Denver where she earned her certification as a projectionist.
Has worked as a projectionist for Grauman's Chinese Theater, The Cinerama Dome / Arclight Hollywood and The Cinefamily.
Has very strong opinions about Michael Bay and his poor cue placement in his films.