Grew up in Shawnee, Oklahoma
Graduated from Bethel High School
Earned a B.A. in English Education from the University of Central Oklahoma
Favorite authors: Margaret Peterson Haddix, Emily Dickenson, Henry David Thoreau, Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
Favorite movies: The Incredibles/Titanic
Starbucks order: iced coffee with soy, unsweetened (just in case you wanted to know)