Montclair State University
Second feature film, "The Meddler"
Made directorial debut with "Seeking a Friend for the End of the World"
Penned first filmed screenplay, "Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist"
Was a member of a writing group called the Fempire, which included Diablo Cody, Dana Fox and Liz Meriweather of "New Girl."
During the 2007-2008 Writers Guild strike, she recorded an album of songs called Garden Party. A song from the CD called "28" was featured on the soundtrack for "Whip It" (2009). A second album, Laughter and Forgetting, was issued on iTunes in 2010.