Raleigh, North Carolina
- University of Maryland, College Park
- Mikkel has been a wedding photographer for 12 years, and a freelance writer for four years.
- She and her husband have two travel websites where they write about couples travel and cruises, Sometimes Home and Sometimes Sailing.
- She began writing for Brides in March 2021.
A love of travel, photography and writing have led Mikkel to a career in a combination of all three. She's photographed weddings all over the world, from Norway to Jamaica, and New York City to California. Her articles have been featured on websites like Honeyfund and Thrive Global.
Mikkel received her Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from the University of Maryland in 2005.