Rebecca was born in Indianapolis, IN and attended art school at John Herron Art Institute now part of Indiana University and Butler University in Indianapolis. She went on to earn a Master of Fine Art, from the University of Arkansas.
Her professional career includes working as the curator at both the Walton Arts Center and the Joy Pratt Markham Gallery both located in Fayetteville AK. Her work is in the permanent collection, signature collection of the New Mexico Watercolor Society in Albuquerque and she has placed in juried shows and been in exhibitions in New York, New Mexico, Colorado, and Arkansas. Rebecca is very active in the Watercolor Society and is a Signature Member of both the New Mexico and Artists of North West Arkansas Watercolor Societies'. She is also a member of the New Mexico Watercolor Society-Southern Chapter.