Fingerstyle guitarist, vocalist, singer, and percussionist who has collaborated with artists like Donna Summer.
She studied classical music and jazz at Ithaca University in New York.
In September of 2008 she won Guitar Player magazine's Guitar Superstar Contest at San Francisco's Great American Music Hall.
Her father was a multi-instrumentalist and was a profound influence on her development as a musician.
Her performance style has been compared to that of Pat Metheny.