- Was born in New York, but raised in Florida.
- Her father is Native American and Puerto Rican, and her mother is Chinese and Dominican.
- Made her debut on Broadway as an understudy in Rent.
- Broke her foot on stage during a May 2010 performance of her role as Anita in the Broadway revival of West Side Story.
- Spends her free time painting, and got her first lessons from her father.