Maggie Sheffield (Nicholle Tom) is the oldest of the Sheffield children. She and Fran bond immediately as she blossoms from a shy teenager to a beautiful young woman.
Nicholle Tom (Maggie Sheffield) was born in Hinsdale, Illinois. She and her twin brother, David, began acting at age eight. She played Ryce in the feature films Beethoven and Beethoven's 2nd, and voiced the role in the Beethoven cartoon. Nicholle's voice can also be heard on Superman: The Animated Series and Justice League. She played Sue Scanlon on Beverly Hills, 90210, Elisa on Windfall, and Tara on The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman. Her guest-starring roles include Without a Trace, The Mentalist, Criminal Minds (alongside her brother), Cold Case, and Burn Notice.