Ms. Rank is a native of the Eastern Shore, growing up on a farm in Caroline County. She completed her undergraduate and graduate studies at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, and studied abroad at the University of Edinburgh, and completed a Literary Tour of Southern England as a part of her graduate program.
Ms. Rank has taught English and theater at the middle school, high school, and community college levels in both Maryland and Colorado. In her spare time, Ms. Rank enjoys traveling with her family, reading, and watching live theater.
Her love of theater dates back to her own high school days, and she has appeared in many high school, college, and community theater productions. Her favorite roles include Puck in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream and Cassie in Neil Simon's Rumors.