She began professionally acting in 1997 hosting the cult favorite TV show "Chic-A-Go-Go" with a puppet named Ratso. Her acting career has brought her on stage at Goodman Theatre, Silk Road Rising, Court Theatre and more. On television, Mia is a recurring character on Chicago Med and P.D. and has appeared on Chicago Fire, APB, Shameless, Empire, and Boss. In film, she's appeared in The Lake House, The Other Guys, and in several independent features.
Dedicated to serving the community, Mia is a Domestic Violence Advocate and has volunteered at the domestic violence center KAN-WIN for over 20 years. She also volunteers teaching prenatal yoga at the Cook County Department of Correction. Mia lives in amazement of the endless possibilities in life and is committed to experiencing the world with hopeful agency.