Presley Mills is a designer, illustrator, and researcher with 10 years of experience working in design and marketing. Born and raised in Mohkínstsis (Calgary), she is a member of the Métis Nation of Alberta. She approaches design as visual storytelling; combining arts and research practices. Since graduating from Alberta University of the Arts, she has been working on a variety of projects that include branding, typography, art direction, advertising and publishing projects.
Presley received her Master of Arts in Fashion from Toronto Metropolitan University in the spring of 2019. Her Métis heritage inspired her research while attending Toronto Metropolitan University where she focused on the embodied experience of decolonization through fashion.