Ms. Rhoads is a veteran of Chicago's famous Second City Touring Comedy Troupe. She was the only woman comedy writer on NBC's The Motown Revue, while also co-starring with Arsenio Hall & Smokey Robinson. As an actress, Ms. Rhoads has guest starred on numerous TV shows like the ABC sitcom Rodney. She also guest-starred with Annie Potts on the hit series Any Day Now. Ms. Rhoads has also been seen on Married…with Children and Saved By The Bell, The Client to name just a few. She was also a regular on two TV series for NBC.
Ms. Rhoads had a recurring role on a family drama with Ben Affleck on Against The Grain. She won the Drama Logue Award for Best Actress in Los Angeles for her work in The Fine Line Comedy Revue, and the Joseph Jefferson award for Best Actress for that same show in Chicago.
Ms. Rhoads is best known to children as Mother Goose in The Mother Goose Video/DVD Treasury. She directed and co-wrote a comedy revue featuring both children and adult actors, Accompanied By Adults at The Groundlings in Hollywood.
Ms. Rhoads was also a Segment Producer for ABC's America's Funniest People, finding comedic talent all over the United States. Her Comedy Troupe for kids & teens was praised by New Times Los Angeles Magazine. Ms. Rhoads now teaches in Washington DC. She wrote & directed a parody entitled Candidate 2008: The Constituencies. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2dfD0ryMco