Mikayla is a Charleston local and a 2017 graduate of The College of Charleston where she studied Communication and Studio Art. Mikayla lived abroad in Uganda and Thailand and helped to start Artisan Global, a non-profit working with artisans in Uganda to build co-working spaces and collaborating on fashion design concepts, sourcing of materials, and product placement in the United States.
Prior to working at SHELTER, Mikayla worked in the design realm as a Design Consultant and a Furniture & Accessories buyer for Celadon Home. In her free time, Mikayla enjoys spending time at the beach with her husband and daughter. They also enjoy exploring new restaurants in the Charleston area.