Television host and contractor best known for the home improvement shows Sweat Equity and Renovation Raiders.
She attended Boston University and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. She also worked extensively with theaters in Minnesota before beginning her home improvement series.
She works with companies like Habitat for Humanity and has been featured in Real Simple, Country Living, and the New York Times.
She was born in Robbinsdale, Minnesota. She and Aaron Doering gave birth to a son named Eli.
She starred in the 2009 film Into Temptation alongside Kristin Chenoweth.