(born January 25, 1960) is a professor at Champlain College and a former actor. She is best known for appearing in the role of Paula in Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives. Her only starring role was in the episode A Message From Charity of the television series The New Twilight Zone. She also appeared in episodes of Taxi, The Facts of Life, Family Ties, St. Elsewhere, and …, She Wrote, and had recurring roles on China Beach and Knot's Landing. She was a founding member of the City Stage theater company in Los Angeles, and performed in various Equity theater productions in California and Arizona from 1982 - 1995.