Victoria earned her BA in English literature from the University of Mary Washington in 2006. Prior to pursuing graduate studies, she worked as a grants writer and program development specialist for several social justice and environmental NGOs including Greenpeace. In 2014, Victoria earned her MA in English Literature from Catholic University where her research interests were in modern American poetry. Victoria is currently a PhD student at the University of Maryland where she practices dramaturgy and is developing research at the intersection of poetry, performance, and activism. In her free time, Victoria plays roller derby, spends time with her dogs, and continues to volunteer with Greenpeace.