Born and raised in Queens, NY; Bessie is an actor, singer and artist. She is a proud Alumni of the National Musical Theatre Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, CT. Some of her favorite roles include LECY in Once We Lived Here (The Spirit of Broadway Theater) and NORA in Dollhouse (Central Connecticut State University). As a theatre maker, Bessie also dedicates her time to crafting provocative mixed media performances that are innovative, whimsical and have the power to transform the theatrical experience. 

In addition to her theatrical endeavors, Bessie is a tech enthusiast and boxer. Her friends and family call her a "Forever Student" because of her thirst for knowledge and adventure.