Lily grew up in Greenwood, Minnesota and is now going to school in Los Angeles, California. She started snowboarding at age 5 and fell in love with speed. Lily began racing in her local USASA races at 10 years old and loved the rush of competition. She stuck with the sport through the years, moving up from USASA Nationals, to the Nor Am circuit, to Junior Worlds, and eventually to the World Cup during the 2020-2021 season. After her senior year in highschool Lily decided to step back and train in the US while completing her first academic year of college. This season she hopes hopes to race the Nor Am races and earn a spot on the World Cup next year.