Notable for her role as Bethany in the 1990s television series Second Noah, she is also recognized for her work in the Spike Lee films Crooklyn and He Got Game.
She made her television debut in a 1991 episode of I'll Fly Away.
She was a member of Princeton University's Class of 2007.
The child of Philip and Karen Harris and the sister of Kenya Harris, she grew up in New York City.
She and Larisa Oleynik played the respective roles of Jessica Ramsey and Dawn Schafer in the 1995 family movie The Baby-Sitters Club.