Joelle Cornett was born and raised in Los Angeles. While the rest of her family found success in the steel and financial businesses, Joelle spent most of her childhood pounding away on an old typewriter. She graduated from California State University, Northridge with a B.A. in Screenwriting, where one of her scripts was featured in the university’s annual Screenwriting Showcase. Joelle has worked as an assistant for several shows including, Smallville, In Plain Sight, Lie to Me, Terra Nova, and Emerald City. She has also worked as a development assistant for Josh Friedman, helping him develop pilots for 20th Century Fox and Universal Television. She currently works as a script coordinator, most recently for CBS' Pure Genius.

She is the creator, and Executive-Producer of the critically acclaimed webseries, "Cam Girls" (camgirlstheseries.com). She is repped by UTA.