Born in Los Angeles, California, raised in Miami Beach, Florida, Heather Mickley has been based in San Francisco, California since 2015. She was a undergrad with studies in English and Fine Art (with a focus on photography) at Florida International University, for a double major. Heather's photography focuses on landscape and details. She is interested in the meditative, restorative power of natural landscapes.
With a vast career in marketing and advertising in the healthcare, financial, technology, museum, gallery, and craft beer industries. She has recently returned to her fine art photography roots and finds joy in making and sharing her images.
Heather joined orangeland as gallery director in July 2017, after participating in Open Studios there in 2016. She also runs a consulting business, works for the in the interior design industry.