Perhaps most well known for her portrayal of Mrs. Gallagher in the 2006 Disney Channel movie Read It and Weep, she is also recognized for her role as Ms. Falstaff in the 2006 TV movie version of High School Musical. Her other television credits include guest spots on Touched by an Angel, Everwood, and Archie Bunker's Place.
She made her screen acting debut in a 1981 episode of the ABC series It's a Living.
Her big screen credits include roles in The Long Road Home (as Missy Jacobs), The Dance (as Laura), and Road to Redemption (as Marilyn).
She spent her youth in West Hartford, Connecticut.
She and Ricky Ullman were both in the cast of the 2004 Disney Channel movie Pixel Perfect.