Started skiing at the age of three near her Minneapolis home. When she was 12, her family moved to Vail, Colorado for her training. Won her first international championship at 15 and competed in her first Olympics at 17.
Attending the University of Missouri (2006)
Parents are Laura & Alan (divorced)
(February 5, 2013) Suffered multiple injuries after a serious crash on opening day of the Alpine World Championships in Austria.
Will guest-star in the season finale of Law & Order (1990), her favorite TV show [March 31, 2010].