Tristin Mays is an American actress, singer and dancer from New Orleans, Louisiana.
She is best known for her role as Sarah Nelson / Sarah Salvatore on the CW TV series The Vampire Diaries. She has also appeared in a number of other television series; as Shaina in the Nickelodeon series Gullah Gullah Island and as Robin Dixon, the daughter of Marcus Dixon, Carl Lumbly's character in Alias.
Her other television credits include Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide, Everybody Hates Chris, True Jackson, VP, Zeke and Luther, Big Time Rush, Victorious, and Supergirl. Tristin can currently be seen playing the role of Riley Davis on the CBS TV series MacGyver.