Actress of the stage and screen, as well as singer, better known on the former medium for her portrayal of Eliza Hamilton in the Tony Award-winning musical Hamilton. She also appeared on Broadway in Rent and on a national tour of Fame as well.
She was a finalist on the 8th season of American Idol.
She played the wedding singer in the 2009 movie The Ghost of Girlfriends Past.
She married Leon Gulaptis.
She worked with Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda on both Hamilton and his previous show In the Heights.