An American TV actress and former child star best known for her role as Lila Pembroke on the CBS sitcom Charles in Charge, in which she was cast for its first season from 1984 to 1985. She also played the role of an orphan named Kate in the 1982 musical film Annie.
She played Tessie on the first national tour of Annie, years before being cast in the film adaptation.
She quit acting in the mid-90's in order to pursue a Master's degree in counseling psychology.
She married attorney William Pearson Haney III and they have a son named Sean.