Deonna trained at D2W Pro Wrestling Academy during December 2012.
Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (2014, 2016)
Deonna made her mainstream wrestling debut during the May 10th taping of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, losing a singles match against Brooke at Knockouts Knockdown II. Deonna returned to TNA at the One Night Only: Live PPV and participated in a #1 Contender's Gauntlet Match, where she was eliminated by Awesome Kong. Deonna also competed at Knockouts Knockdown 2016 on March 17 and was defeated by Madison Rayne, despite Deonna turning villainous during the match.
Jersey Championship (2014)
On June 14, Deonna wrestled and lost to Su Yung.
Victory Pro Wrestling (2014)
On the January 13 episode of WWE's NXT, she participated in a Divas battle royal to determine the number one contender for the NXT Women's Championship, however she was unsuccessful winning.
On the January 22 taping of NXT, Deonna lost to Asuka. A week later during the January 27 NXT taping, Deonna was defeated by Emma.
Queens of Combat (2015)
Deonna debuted for Queens of Combat as a villainous character on November 29, 2015, losing to Candice LeRae in a four way match that also included Heidi Lovelace and Barbi Hayden at Queens Of Combat 7.