Ayeesha was born in St. George’s, Grenada to parents of Grenadian and Maori heritage. Raised in Queensland, Ayeesha trained extensively in singing and dance before being accepted into the Queensland Academy for Creative Industries, where she majored in acting. In 2011 Ayeesha moved from Queensland to Perth to continue her acting studies at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Since graduating Ayeesha has appeared in plays in Queensland and Sydney including The Players (Bell Shakespeare), The Seagull (Now Look Here Theatre Co.), Rent (Hayes Theatre Co.) and Drift (Two Peas). In 2017 Ayeesha was a part of La Boite’s Assistant Creatives program and worked as Assistant Director on The Village. She also appeared in her first Australian feature film, We’re Not Here To F*** Spiders and the ABC Freshblood initiative.