Rose to fame in 2017 joining the US tour of the hit musical Hamilton as Elizabeth Hamilton. She also starred in Sunday in the Park with George in New York and 2017's Sondheim on Sondheim at the Hollywood Bowl.
Immediately after graduating from the University of Michigan with a degree in musical theatre, she scored the lead role in the Hollywood Bowl's West Side Story.
Her verified Instagram account, _solaylay, has earned more than 20,000 followers.
Her parents are anthropologists. She has claimed Seattle, Washington as her hometown. She dated Hamilton ensemble member Ryan Vasquez.
Jeremy Jordan played the Tony to her Maria in the Hollywood Bowl's West Side Story in 2016.