Mee Wah was born in Malaysia and educated in Singapore where she spent more of her childhood and early adult life. Mee Wah Loo journeyed to the United States where she discovered her life's calling in training to become a nurse. She currently lives in NYC and works primarily for Montefiore Medical Center in the medical-surgical/ telemetry nurse and gynecology oncology units. She also works per diem at Cornell and NYU. She has experience working in both acute care and subacute care settings. Her Singaporean background in studying business management also serves to help her understand the importance of proper operation management to sustaining a viable healthcare organization.