Erika Flores

Erika Flores
Born (1978-11-02) November 2, 1978 (age 40)
Years active 1990–2009
Bartlett E. "Bart" Burson ( m. 2006)

Erika Flores (born November 2, 1978 in Grass Valley, Nevada County, California) is an American former child actress and former actress, and sister of Melissa Flores, also a former child actress.


She is known for her role as the first Colleen Cooper in the Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman TV series;[1] Flores left the role in 1995, in the middle of the third season, and the role was then recast with Jessica Bowman taking over as Colleen.

Flores guest-starred on the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "Disaster". She played Marissa Flores, one of three young science-fair winners aboard the USS Enterprise.

In January 2009, Flores guest starred and had her last role as Sarah, the main patient in "Big Baby", a fifth-season episode of the Fox show, House.

She also made appearances on Dear John, Empty Nest, Step by Step, and CSI: Miami.

Personal Life

She married Bartlett E. "Bart" Burson on July 1, 2006 and has two children.


1990 Kaleidoscope Young Hilary TV movie
1990 Dear John Jessica at 12 Episode: "The Blunder Years"
1991 Switched at Birth Arlena Twigg, age 9 TV movie
1991 The Owl Lisa TV movie
1991 Star Trek: The Next Generation Marissa Flores Episode: "Disaster"
1991 Empty Nest Luella Episode: "Lonely Are the Brave"
1992 She Woke Up Elizabeth TV movie
1992 Step by Step Max Episode: "Bully for Mark"
1992 Reasonable Doubts Cindy Nichols Episode: "Maggie Finds Her Soul"
1992 Bodies of Evidence Chris Shepherd Episode: "The Cold Light of Day"
1993 Bloodlines: Murder in the Family Student #1 TV movie
1993 Visions of Murder Kimberly TV movie
1993–1995 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman Colleen Cooper 59 episodes
1996 Soul of the Game Girl TV movie
1996 Buried Secrets Mary Roff TV movie
1997 The Secret Sharon TV movie
1998 Nothing Sacred Episode: "Felix Culpa"
1999 The Love Boat: The Next Wave Ashley Episode: "Three Stages of Love"
2000 The Policewoman Gina Short film
2000 Lost in Oz Kimber Denslow TV movie
2002 CSI: Miami Cadet Julie Morales Episode: "Camp Fear"
2007 Quake Cybele Fisher Short film
2009 House Sarah Episode: "Big Baby"


  1. ^ Terrace, Vincent (2011). Encyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2010 (2nd ed.). Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. p. 270. ISBN 978-0-7864-6477-7.

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