She grew up in Denver , Colorado . She began in the amateur side of the pornography industry before moving to California to become a full-time pornographic actress, with her professional pornographic debut in a movie also entitled Leena (1992).  self-titled professional debut film, reviewed by Thomas McMahon, Adult Video News , December 1992.
She has appeared in the Showtime cable series Sherman Oaks (1995) and softcore B-movies , such as Other Men's Wives (1996) and Femalien (1996).  She has also acted in theater in the 1996 play Sweet Hostage  and in 1998, she was in The Actors' Gang play, Steeltown .  
- 1994 AVN Award - Best Actress, Video ( Blinded by Love ) 
- 1994 XRCO Award - Best Actress, Single Performance ( Blinded by Love ) 
- 1995 AVN Award - Best Group Sex Scene, Video ( Pussyman 5 ) 
- 1995 XRCO Award - Female Performer of the Year 
- 1995 FOXE Award - Female Fan Favorite 
- 2009 XRCO Hall of Fame inductee