Singer, Actress, Dancer, Motivational speaker, Producer Writer Life and Performance Coach.
And is currently and actively living into each of those respective works. Mikhaela has been performing since age 5 got her dance and acting training right her in Cleveland at the Karamu House Theatre. Also studied Classical Voice and Piano at Western Reserve Academy in Hudson Ohio and attended the Koch Music conservatory at Baldwin Wallace as well. She has performed on Broadway and off Broadway Shows was cast in Rent, Abyssinia, the Lion King, and off broadway toured with Moma Don’t, Wicked Ways and More. Along with winning Beauty Pagents and vocal competitions, she has also performed in television, and film. Performing as a local TV Personality right her in Cleveland chanel 19/43 the block for a few years and a movie that was in the 2011 Cleveland International Film festival at Tower City called. Lifes Poisons. You have seen her in McDonalds commercials, Subway Rock n roll Hall of fame, Tace Bell, Discover Ohio Tourism, and many more. Was Shug Avery in The Color Purple, and just finished a film this summer which starred Jill Scott, Eve, Regina Hall, Brian White, Gabrielle Union and others, Produced by Gabrielle Union and Tracy Edmonds for Lifetime called With this Ring as a featured Extra out this fall.
And with all of this you would not believe that this is not her true purpose. Her greatest passion and purpose is teaching Leadership Development and Character building workshops for youth. Which she does locally and nationally, in the Cleveland Municipal School District which she is a product of. And has been acknowledged by the Chief of Police and the Mayor of the City of Cleveland for one of the Foundations programs called We Run this City, Leading by Example. However she will tell anyone that her greatest accomplishment to date is acting as the Executive Director of the Martha Vance Arts and Education Foundation. And is her greatest Joy and privilege is to serve these children. Not only a phenomenal talent which you will see tonite but a humanitarian as well. She lives by the motto: If it doesn’t give value don’t say it or add value don’t do it!!! And Give your best always to everyone NO matter what!!!