Grew up across Canada; settled in Ottawa in 1982.
Graduated from Carleton University School of Journalism.
Has spent almost half her life working for CTV in Ottawa and the Valley. Presently anchors and produces the Weekend News.
In 2008, she was voted one of the Capital's top "Forty Under 40". She is also a Y Woman of Distinction Nominee, and an award-winning journalist.
She is a voice for survivors of child sexual abuse and has launched a nationwide campaign to bring attention to the issue. Was also a board member for Ottawa Race Weekend from 2006-2011 and is an Advisor to the Algonquin College Victimology program, a Community Ambassador for the Y, a champion for organ donation, as well as working regularly with CHEO. She also makes about 100 appearances a year for various other charitable causes.