Raised in Youngsville, Louisiana, Ciera recently made the move to Chicago after attending college in Boston and being a member of the 2014 School at Steppenwolf class.
Shortly two weeks after moving to Chicago, she performed the role of Lydia Walsh in Jamie Pachino’s reading of Other Than Honorable at the American Blues Theatre, directed by Kimberly Senior.
A recent graduate of Emerson College she received a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Studies with a focus in Acting. At Emerson College, Ciera honed her skills in musical theatre, stage combat, and new work development and devising-- including being an original ensemble member of Emerson College's Won't Stay Silent.
Ciera's other passions include fitness, watching any new film from the Sundance film festival, and eating okra seafood gumbo.