Originally from a suburb of Youngstown, Ohio, Zoë has come to know and call several cities home in her lifetime. she graduated with a BS in world language education from Bowling Green State University in May 2021. Last year, she (student) taught German 1–3 at a high school in Toledo, Ohio, serving grades 8–12 and became a licensed German teacher for ages 3–21. While in undergrad, Zoë studied abroad for an academic year at Paris Lodron Universität Salzburg and interned in the local community as a kindergarten assistant. This year, She is teaching in Spittal an der Drau in Carinthia—a candidly beautiful state that feeds her hobby as an amateur photographer. When Zoë is done with the USTA program, she hopes to attend law school in the US.