Originally from Nebraska, Dustin started her acting career on the stages of the Omaha Community Playhouse, which was created by Marlon Brando’s mother. After Dustin graduated from Pepperdine University with a BA in theatre, she performed Shakespeare for a 500 seat theatre Off-Broadway, wrote and performed in an urban sketch comedy troupe in New York called The Actor’s Gang, became a member of the oldest theatre company in Los Angeles, Company of Angels where she played the role of Sally Bowls, co-hosted of the Miss Hollywood Image at Universal Studios, was part of LA Weekly’s winner of Ensemble of the Year Award for, “Trainspotting”, and Variety described her work in “St. Elmo’s Fire” as, “Understated Perfection”.
Recently Dustin spoke Albanian on CBS’s, “NCIS”, winner of the International Audience Award for Most Watched Drama in the World. Other television roles include guest-stars on Comedy Central, The WB, Univision, is the only actor in Slash’s latest video, “You’re a Lie”.
Some of Dustin’s big screen highlights include the role of Masie Mather in Rob Zombie’s latest film, “The Lords of Salem”, the upcoming, “Reversal” where she portrays the emotionally complex and action packed role of Laura, and her second role for multi-award winning filmmaker Dawn Higginbottham, “The Usual” which was honored at the Cannes International Film Festival.
Dustin has just now joined the ranks of Jennifer Lawrence and Charlize Theron by being on NYBlondes.com’s Hottest Blondes of LA list, in addition to staring in a fashion film directed by Michael Kahn that has been picked up by FashionTV.
Dustin has also done runway for New York and LA Fashion Weeks. Some of her modeling credits include Alice & Olivia, Adolfo Sanchez, Alexandre Dorriz, Altaf Maaneshia, Andre Soriano, Anita Chang, Beso Moda, Bibi Concepts, BMW sportswear, Briquelle of Beverly Hills, Bstrd, Caramente, Citron, Crispy Bikinis, Dan Richters, Deanna Hodges, Dina Bar-El, Drea Couture, Dulcenea, Emily Daccarett, Fiji Stones, Garo Hzor, Jaguar, J Love, Julia Valentin, Kenna and Maxi, Laila Warza, Liz Claiborne, LoveLight, Mattel, Morgan Culture, Parides, Puey Quiñones, Ojai Resort & Spa, Paula Marie Fashions, Roenna Designs, Shekar Rahate Haute Couture, Soni Soho Designs, Saleen, Smart Car, Tina Summers, SLS Hotel and sbe Entertainment Group.