Eileen was born into a family of eight children in Anchorage, Alaska, and grew up in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. A performer all her life, she began her professional acting career in Atlanta, Georgia where she trained at the Alliance Theater, sang in a choir, performed in musicals, and worked in commercials and Independent films. She moved to NYC where she studied at HB Studios, sang cabaret, and worked in TV and Film before moving to Los Angeles. She has since appeared in over twenty Independent films and in many TV series.
Eileen has appeared in many TV series such as Sons of Anarchy (2008), Hung (2009), CSI: Miami (2002), The Mentalist (2008) Cold Case (2003), Nip/Tuck (2003), The Closer (2005), ER (1994), Monk (2002), Any Day Now (1998), Fox's series Ryan Caulfield: Year One (1999), Passions (1999), Port Charles (1997), The Young and the Restless (1973) and the HBO pilot, Enlightened (2011).