Frances is originally from Leawood, Kansas. She did her undergraduate studies at the University of Notre Dame studying Neuroscience & Behavior. She then obtained a Master of Public degree in Global Epidemiology at Emory University. Frances currently serves as the 3L Representative for the Intellectual Property Law Society. During her 1L summer, she interned for the Honorable Paul Gurney in the 10th Judicial District of Kansas. She spent her 2L summer working in-house at Netsmart Technologies and will pursue a career in patent prosecution upon graduation. In her free time, Frances enjoys golfing, international travel, and game nights with friends.