Screen actress known for her childhood appearances on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and Mama Flora's Family. Later in her career, she played the role of Chantel in the movie How Stella Got Her Groove Back and the role of Spirit Jones on the comedy series One on One.
She made her television debut at the age of eight on an acclaimed episode of Sesame Street.
She was born in Pontiac, Michigan.
She and her musician husband, Christopher Johnson, welcomed two daughters between 2007 and 2011.
She shared the screen with actress Jami Gertz in a 2005 Lifetime movie entitled Fighting the Odds: The Marilyn Gambrell Story.