Lia was born in Wahiawa, Hawaii. She is part of a military family and has lived all over the United States including Panama City, Florida, Virginia Beach, Virginia, Port Hueneme, California and San Diego, California. Lia started her career in Virginia at age 10 where she was discovered in an acting class and cast in her first film. Since then she has acted in numerous films, television shows, and national commercials.
Lia has appeard in several short films starting in 2008 with the video shorts "No Man's Land," "Shattered Allegiance," "I Do and I Don't," "Collide" and "Cam Gigandet vs. Twilight Fans" all from 2009 and later from 2010 The Ryan and Randi Show and "Sidewalk Symphony." She also played 'Lia' in the film "Counterpunch" (2013) and in the segment "Shattered Allegiance" in the film It's a Criminal World (2012), Lia played 'Lilli' in "Finding Cody" (2012).
Lia other film work includes "Expelled" (2014), Everything Before Us (2015), "The Sound of Magic" (2015), American Wrestler: The Wizard, (2016) Emma's Chance (2016) Ruta Madre (2016) and The Thinning (2016) where she plays Ellie.
Her episodic TV roles includes "When Weather Changed History" (2008), "Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!" and The Unit both during 2009 and in 2010 Shane Dawson TV, "The Station" and then three episodes of "OMGtv!! LIVE". She also guest stared on the series "Side Effects" and had the lead in the TV movie "Terry the Tomboy" (2014). Lia can also be seen in the short Nerd Wars (2011).
Other TV roles included a recurring role on the series "MyMusic" as 'Rayna' and had guest roles on "Spirits," "Pulling Strings," "AwesomenessTV" and "Teens Wanna Know" and more recently [email protected] in 2016.