Mreen holds a B. Tech. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Vellore Institute of Technology in Vellore, India, and a Masters of Fine Arts in Lighting Design from Parsons School of Design at the New School in NYC. Mreen came to New York City with 4 years of experience working for the Qatar Design Consortium in Doha, Qatar. As part of the Parsons Lighting for Developing Countries program, Mreen traveled to Haiti with Roots of Development to bring new solar lighting to the La Gonave community.