April was born in Houston and grew up in Baytown. She attended Ross S. Sterling High School and graduated in 2003. In 2007, she graduated from the University of Texas-Austin with a degree in Communications Studies and a minor in Human Relations. While at UT, she was an active member of Sigma Phi Lambda. April received her Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law in 2009. During her last semester at South Texas, she interned for the Harris County District Attorney's Office for Judge Vanessa Velasquez of the 183rd District Court. April passed the February 2010 Texas Bar exam and was sworn in by Judge Velasquez. She was admitted to practice May 5, 2010. Following in Mike’s footsteps, she has been practicing criminal law since the day she was licensed.
April is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association, and the East Harris County Bar Association. She is formerly a member of the Rotary Club of Baytown.
April currently lives in Baytown with her husband, Clay, and two sons, Jackson and Hutson. They have two cats, Yao and Seamore.