In 1997, Dorothy accepted her first professional acting job and has been performing and pursuing her passion ever since.
Dorothy holds a B.A. in Psychology from Fisk University; an Associates Degree in Career Acting from KD Studios- Actors' Conservatory of the Southwest; as well as additional studies in the Masters program in Counseling at St. Edward’s University; and is now enrolled in courses to become certified in Wedding and Event Planning. Dorothy is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and has appeared in several local, regional and national commercials, including Baptist Health Care Systems, Time Warner Cable and WalMart. She has also been blessed to sing background vocals for Diana Ross and Damon Albarn during SXSW which gave her the opportunity to appear on Jimmy Kimmel live and the opportunity to join his U.S. Tour!