Stage actress who received a 2005 Drama League Award nomination for her role in Brooklyn. She also appeared as Elphaba in the Broadway production of Wicked.
Prior to becoming a Broadway actress, she performed at the Disneyland and Universal Studios theme parks.
She appeared on such television shows as Dog Whisperer and Law & Order.
She married Joseph Abate in 2010.
She started performing in Wicked as a standby for Idina Menzel.