American Idol contestant from the ninth season who gained recognition for her powerful vocals and incredible range. Also an actress, she starred as Jane Sloan in The Bold Type and played Karma Ashcroft on the MTV series Faking It.
She was named Westbury Outstanding Teen at the 2009 Greater Watertown Scholarship Pageant.
She performed "Over the Rainbow" during her interview on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Born and raised in Connecticut, she is the daughter Mark Stevens and Clara Francisco. She has a brother named Ryan. She began dating Paul DiGiovanni in 2014; they later got engaged. She frequently posts photos of her dog on Instagram.
She sang Etta James' song "At Last" when she auditioned for American Idol.