A native of Knox County, Ohio, Courtney attended Ohio University, where she earned her B.F.A. in theater. Soon after graduating, she moved to Los Angeles, California, furthering her studies in theater and becoming a lifetime member of the Actors Studio. In Los Angeles, Courtney worked in both theater and film as well as in the hospitality industry, spending several years as an executive assistant and supervisor in food and beverage operations at a hotel, the Viceroy Santa Monica.
Having relocated back to Knox County in 2013, Courtney now serves as an administrative assistant in Kenyon’s Office of the President, where she provides support on projects related to the College’s Board of Trustees and on campus events, including Commencement. She is actively involved in the local artistic community, performing both in theater and with her band, Six Miles to Nellie. Courtney resides in Gambier with her energetic twin boys.
— Bachelor of Fine Arts from Ohio University