Known as the first female professional skateboarder, she showcased her skills during Summer X-Games competitions and took home multiple gold medals in the street competition.
She first began skateboarding in 1989 and received her first official sponsorship from Toy Machine.
She first turned pro in 1998 after securing a victory in the Slam City Jam women's street section.
She was born in Fort Meyers, Florida and later resided in Richmond, California.
She has been featured as a playable character in the Tony Hawk Pro Skater video game series.