Beauty pageant contestant and opera singer. She earned the Miss America title in 2002 and subsequently performed in professional opera productions of Le Nozze di Figaro and The Student Prince.
She was the winner of the 2001 Miss Oregon pageant.
She appeared in a 2002 episode of the television comedy series Whose Line Is It Anyway?
She and her husband, Tim Ebner, welcomed a son in 2005 and a daughter in 2009.
She and screenwriter Ben Parslow both attended Portland State University.