Mikaila was born and raised in Darwin, moving to Adelaide to complete her Bachelor of Health Science, Master of Physiotherapy at Flinders University. During this time she volunteered as a sports trainer for a local football club and gained insight into sporting injuries and management. After completing her degree, she moved back to Darwin to begin her career. She has worked as a physiotherapist in Darwin since the beginning of 2020.
Mikaila enjoys treating a variety of conditions including osteoarthritic joints, and rehabilitating ACL injuries.
Outside of work Mikaila enjoys the Territory lifestyle, filing her time with camping, fishing, hiking and 4x4 driving.