Ferguson has previously appeared on the daytime dramas Sunset Beach and Bold and the Beautiful. In addition, she has had recurring roles on several television series including Renegade, Silk Stalkings and L.A. Heat. She also guest starred on Dream On and Diagnosis: Murder. Fergusonís film credits include lead roles in Illegal In Blue, E-Affair, An Early Grave and Voyeur.
The actress, who was born and raised in Pittsburgh, was crowned Miss Pennsylvania USA in 1985. Ferguson is engaged to be married and splits her time between homes in Queens and Los Angeles.