Mimi is a performing, visual, and written artist experimenting with any combination of art form and message. She is particularly interested in creating experiences for those who fear differences, allowing them to discover beauty in something new. An advocate for creative living, Mimi believes that accessing these artistic experiences will invoke understanding and hopefulness in those who listen.
Mimi is an accomplished flute player having studied under Dr. Jennifer Parker-Harley at the University of South Carolina. In 2019, she earned her Master's of Art in Music Leadership from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. She enjoys playing music from all time periods and geographic regions. Mimi has participated in numerous summer music festivals including The Cortona Sessions, Fresh Inc. with 5th House Ensemble,DECODA Summer Chamber Music Institute, and the Philadelphia International Music Festival. She is also the recipient of USC’s Presser Award of 2017 and was nominated for USC's Woman of the Year in 2018.