Meejan Patel was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. From her early years, she has always been drawn to the arts and her interest in design is what ultimately led her to pursue a career in architecture. Currently, she attends Syracuse University as a third year student. While hoping to receive her Bachelor's of Architecture, she is also minoring in Spanish. Meejan is also involved in different organizations at SU. She is a page layout designer for Jerk Magazine, a member of the National Organization of Minority Architecture Students and a member of the Real Estate Club.