Started acting when she was 5 years old.
Rowan's paternal grandfather was an immigrant from the middle east had Lebanese, Moroccan, Armenian and Syrian ancestry. And Rowan's paternal grandmother had Swedish, Danish, and English ancestry. Rowan's mother has 1/4 Portuguese, as well as German, and possibly English, ancestry.
She is the oldest of three children. She has a younger brother named Shane and a younger sister named Carmen.
Good friends with her Girl Meets World (2014) co-star, Sabrina Carpenter.
Has a dog named Winston.