Ruthie is originally from Massachusetts and has spent the greater part of the last 20 years in New York City. An art school drop out, she became interested in acting in her early 20's. She earned a BA in Theater from the City College of New York and has also completed a two year Meisner training program with Terry Knickerbocker. While studying with Terry she worked with Brett Goldstein Casting. She has performed at Ars Nova, The Brick Theater and The Access Theater in NYC and also college level performances at The New School and Roger Williams University. She has worked in independent films going to various festivals and has appeared on TV in commercials and on Discovery ID. She is the proud mom of a two year old, and two dogs.