An American reporter, TV news anchor and reality TV celebrity who became famous after she starred on the E! network show, Mrs. Eastwood & Company. She was adopted by Michael Ruiz and Mary Lou Ruiz. Her actual biological parents were Marcus Grant and Lilian. She graduated form Mission San Jose High School. After she attended Ohlone College where she started her career in broadcasting as anchor for Ohlone College Television. In 1998 she worked as reporter for KNAZ-TV in Flagstaff, Arizona. she was also co-host of the show Candid Camera.
She was married with an actor/director after they first met in an interview where he was interviewed by her for KSBW-TV. They fall for each other and then got married later on. The couple is blessed with one daughter too. However the relationship didn't got well as it was supposed to be and after she went to rehab due to anxiety and depression from the tragedy. She divorced him asking full custody of her daughter. After her divorce she has not dated anyone.