Singer and beauty queen best known as one of the stars of Canadian spin off series The Real Housewives of Vancouver. She began her career by winning the title of Miss Ohio in 1986 before moving on to her television and singing career.
She earned a degree in broadcasting and journalism from the University of Toledo before beginning work as a reporter and television host for Eye On Travel.
In 2014, she was given the honor to sing at an event inside the Sistine Chapel.
She was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio as one of six siblings. She gave birth to three sons named Cole, Chase, and Chad. Her sister Juliana also won the title of Miss Ohio.
She appeared in the short-lived Steven Bochco series Cop Rock in 1990.