Sherill Quinn was born on November 3, 1989 in Rochester, Minnesota, to Paul Snyder and Lois (Roberts) Snyder. She is of English and Portuguese ancestry. As a child, she expressed a strong interest in art and literature and wrote her first book at the age of 8. Sherill studied Fine Arts and English at Riverland Community College before moving to California in 2013 to pursue a career in photography. Her interests quickly branched out to include acting and filmmaking, however, and in 2018 she won her first award for Best Supporting Actress at the Best Actors Film Festival. Since then, she has starred in multiple indie films as well as two original series. Her hobbies include singing and jazz dance.