Personal Biography

Photo by SpendstreFotoStore, a photography studio based in Ghana (July 2022).

Mougoué was born in Cameroon but spent much of her childhood and young adulthood in the Midwestern United States, including Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Minnesota, and Indiana. Her hobbies include long-distance running (her favorite runs were on Mount Cameroon and in Hawaiʻi, the Big Island), traveling, photography (click here for photography portfolio), painting, and writing poetry and short stories.

In the professional photos on this site, Mougoué is wearing the cloth of her ethnic group, precisely the ndop cloth of the Bamiléké people of Cameroon. Learn about the significance of the ndop cloth here, here, and here.