After honing her skills at the Memphis Championship Wrestling developmental territory, Dumas was given the ring name Lita and paired with luchador Essa Rios.
Lita and Rios made their WWF debut on the February 13, 2000 episode of Sunday Night HEAT, where Rios was booked to win the WWF Light Heavyweight Championship from Gillberg.
She was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2014. After a stint in the Independent Circuit she was signed by Paul Heyman.
During her stay in Mexico, Dumas trained under numerous wrestlers, including Kevin Quinn, Miguel Perez, and Ricky Santana.
Following the completion of her training, Dumas made several appearances with the Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre.
Amy Christine Dumas attended many different schools throughout her childhood and adolescent years and managed to finish high school at Lassiter High School six months before graduation.
She majored in education at Georgia State University, but dropped out in 1993 because she felt it was too much like high school. C., Dumas played bass guitar in several bands, and she worked as a roadie for a band for five years.
Originally, she was paired with Essa Rios, but she achieved her greatest push alongside Matt and Jeff Hardy as Team Xtreme.