Shannon Mims is a native New Yorker, born and raised in the heart of Manhattan. Her eye for art and design was recognized at the young age of five. Later, she studied art at New York’s prestigious Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. She continued her education at Hamilton College, where she received her BA in Fine Arts and Psychology.

Today, Shannon is a highly reviewed artist specializing in street photography. She also freelances as a brand consultant and web designer for small businesses throughout New York City. Shannon spends much of her free time brainstorming innovative ideas that will eventually lead to mindful opportunities for people involved in the arts.