Violet grew up in Nevada, Texas. She started playing volleyball in 3rd grade. She was a multi sport athlete at Community High School. She was most passionate about volleyball and went on to play in college. She played all four years at Henderson State University in Arkansas. She was recruited as a middle but became a utility player and right side throughout her career. She studied Sports Management and obtained her Master’s degree from Henderson in 2020. This will be her second year coaching with SLAM volleyball.