Tori was born in Denton, TX, and attended Texas Woman's University to complete a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Master's Degree in Counseling. She previously worked as a mental health therapist and a dog groomer. She married her wife at a Scarborough Renaissance Festival and welcomed a daughter in 2016. The family relocated when her wife got a job at UNM in 2018. Since then, Tori has grown to love the desert and the mountains. She currently enjoys finding educational and fun activities around Albuquerque for her daughter. She loves to connect with other moms and create a welcoming community for others. She enjoys doing yoga and crafting any chance she gets. Follow Tori on Instagram.