Missy began her rowing career at Smith College where she joined the novice team in the fall of 2011. In her four years at Smith, she was a two-time Seven Sisters All-Regatta honoree, a NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference selection and earned ECAC NIRC Stewards All-Academic Team accolades.
During her senior year, she was elected as a captain of Smith Crew and as the president of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), which served the greater Smith athletics community. After graduating in 2015, Missy spent a year working as the Assistant to the Athletic Director at Springfield College, before becoming the Assistant Sports Information Director at Keene State College in the fall of 2016.
When Missy isn't at an athletic contest, she enjoys drinking coffee, playing with dogs, and spending time outdoors.