Steffani L. Fausone was born and raised on an almond farm in Le Grand, California. She moved to Texas in 2013 to attend the University of North Texas, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies in 2017. Steffani received her law degree from Texas A&M University School of Law in 2020.
In law school, Steffani was on the Law Review Board of Editors and her article was accepted for publication in the Chicago-Kent Journal of Environmental and Energy Law. She served as a research assistant, legal writing and contracts teaching assistant, and as President of the Christian Legal Society. Steffani also had the opportunity to work as a judicial intern for the Chief Justice of the Second Court of Appeals. When not studying, Steffani served in the kids ministry at her church.
Outside of work, Steffani enjoys baking and spending time with her dog, a rescue named Murray.