Dekyi, born in Canada of Tibetan and American parentage, grew up in California where she received her BA from U.C. Berkeley in Theater and Performance Studies. Dekyi acted in the Bay Area and Los Angeles with theatre companies including: Pacific Repertory, San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, Kingsmen Shakespeare Company, Theatre of Note, and A Noise Within.
Her journey took her to Chicago where she recently earned her MFA in Acting from The Theatre School at DePaul University.
Dekyi is currently on tour with Griffin Theatre in Into America.