On television, she appeared on the sketch comedy show, Running with Scissors for Oxygen/Carsey Werner. She got her film break as the ball-busting, stand-up in Coyote Ugly. A native of Washington, DC, she went on to study acting at Sarah Lawrence College and the British Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Living in New York City, she pursued her career as a stage actress, making her first professional theatrical debut at the Denver Center Theatre in the 30s screwball comedy, Room Service. Upon arriving in Los Angeles, she made her first stage performance in the world premiere of Class Enemy at the Court Theatre, then starred in the production of Suggestibility to rave reviews at The Victory Theatre. She has appeared in over fifty national commercials including such companies as: T-Mobile, Budweiser, Zertec, Kia, Honda, NCAA, Match.com, Avis, Audi, McDonalds, Nexuim, Farmers and many others. She resides in Los Angeles, California with her husband and son.