Tziporah grew up chasing goats and chickens in Southern California. She attended Brandeis University in Massachusetts and graduating with a B.S. in Neuroscience in 2014. Tziporah then moved to Baltimore to work as the research manager for the Human Brain Physiology and Stimulation Lab at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine under Dr. Pablo Celnik. During this time, she attended evening classes at the Schuler School of Fine Arts. Tziporah then joined the Johns Hopkins Art as Applied to Medicine graduate program, gaining her master's in Medical and Biological Illustration in 2018.
Tziporah lives in Seattle, received her board certification in 2021, and is an active professional member of the Association of Medical Illustrators. In her free time, she enjoys rock climbing, homemade cocktails, and drawing cartoons.