Missy is an American painter living and working in Portland, Maine. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Arts and Humanities from Carnegie Mellon University in 2010. In 2013 she was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to Turkey and has attended art residencies in the United States, Turkey, Morocco and Finland. She has exhibited in Brooklyn, Washington DC, Chicago, Berlin, Istanbul and the UK.

Her work has been acquired by Carnegie Mellon University, the Folger Shakespeare Library of Washington DC and the South Molton Museum in England.  She has also been featured by AirBnb, Travel + Leisure, MashableThe National Audubon Society, Huffington Post Greece and in Dawn DeVries Sokol's book, A World of Artist Journal Pages, published in 2015.