(written from a Production point of view)
Ziesmer attended Concord High School in Santa Monica, California, graduating in 1997. On May 30th, 1997, prior to graduation, she was named as a recipient of the President's Education Award, given to students who have earned high grades and are among the top standardized test scorers.  She had been accepted by nine different colleges, including Boston University and five University of California campuses.  It is unknown which college she selected, if any.