Portrayed April O'Neil in the first Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie in 1990. More than two decades later, she landed a prominent television role on the hit ABC series Nashville as Tandy Hampton.
Her professional acting career began in 1986 when she guest-starred in an episode of American Playhouse. She earned a series regular role that year on the show Loving.
She played the role of Gwen Cromwell Piper in the 4 Disney Channel original movie installments of Halloweentown.
She married Vince Grant in 1988 with whom she has two children.