After becoming known for her news anchor work with Los Angeles' KTLA digital channel, she began hosting CNN's New Day morning program. From 1998 until 2004, she worked for a San Francisco-based cable channel called TechTV.
After studying at McGill University, she began hosting a program on Victoria, British Columbia's CHEK-DT virtual station.
For her hosting work on KTLA Morning News, she earned two Emmy Awards, three Golden Mic Awards, and two
A native of Saskatchewan, Canada, she later settled in Los Angeles, California, and New York, New York.
She and Bob Eubanks co-hosted the Rose Parade in both 2007 and 2008.