Mimi is a performing, visual, and written artist, 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.
Landing in Winston-Salem, NC in 2020, Mimi served two service years with AmeriCorps in their 'Partnership to End Homelessness'. She has since joined 'Neighbors for Better Neighborhoods' as the grassroots organization's Training and Technical Assistance Coordinator. During her time with AmeriCorps, she acquired work at UNC School of the Arts within the Teaching and Learning Centeras the Administrative Project Manager. She continues this role and in addition, she directs the school's Academic Success Coaching program.
Mimi graduated from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY with a MA in Music Leadership. She also holds a music performance degree from the University of South Carolina with leadership distinction in research.