Don Mirra was born in Nuremberg, Germany to American parents with heritage ties to Scotland and Sicily. He holds a Bachelors of Science in International Business and extensive study in comparative theology.
Having traveled to over 62 nations, his appreciation of diverse cultures began the process of focusing more attention on the power of women as subject matter.
A large part of his creative passion is fueled by his philanthropic work. In addition to his personal projects, Don has photographed for organizations such as The United Nations High Commission for Refugees and others.