Mostly Credited As: Lise Simms
Birth Name: Lise Caroline Simms
Date Of Birth: March 17, 1967 (Age 48)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Southern Colorado
Height: 5' 10" (1.77 m)
Lise Caroline Simms (born March 17, 1967 in Southern, Colorado, USA) is an American actress, singer and dancer. Her name is pronounced LEECE.
Lise grew up in Southern, Colorado. She is the sixth of nine children of Bill & Jacque Simms. Her father, Bill Simms is a water color artist. She's married to the actor, Terry Rhoads; the couple currently have no children. Simms began her acting career at age 13. She is a 1988 graduate of Oklahoma State University with a BS in journalism before taking a career in designing. She is not only a an actress but a vetern of the theatre. Before she went into acting she was doing broadway starring in such plays as "Other People's Money", "Mame", "Can-Can", "Sweet Charity", and "Bye Bye Birdie". She was also the original Los Angeles cast member of Beauty and the Beast and toured around the world with A Chorus Line. She was the host of Style Network's Area. But now most people can recognize her as being the role of Barbara Diffy on the Disney Channel Original series about a family stuck in the present time who are from the year 2121.