E. B. Burgman was born Erin Billingsley on March 6, 1980. Her childhood was spent in Sacramento, California and her adolescence in Napa, California. She attended several colleges before finishing her undergraduate work at California State University, Sacramento. She then went on to complete her graduate work at California State University, Sacramento with a Master of Arts degree with an emphasis in Studio Sculpture. Married to Ryan B Burgman, they reside in Roseville, California with their sweet son, Chance.