Melissa (Mimi) Richardson is a twenty-four year old HIPster at My Possibilities, a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Melissa is a “High Functioning Autistic” woman.
Melissa enjoys cooking for her family, drawing, writing, reading fantasy and roman mythology, playing video games like Pokemon, and playing with her pets. Melissa lives at home with her older brother, mother, and father. She graduated an A+ student with the class of 2014 from the online high school, Texas Virtual Academy (TXVA) . Melissa calls the city of Richardson, Texas her home.
During High School, Melissa ran for twelfth grade Student Council Representative and won by a landslide. Her favorite subjects in school were Literary Analysis & Composition, Art, Biology, History, Journalism, and Forensic Science.