Mia McCullough is a playwright, screenwriter, teacher, filmmaker, and producer. She created and co-produced The Haven, a web series centered around the staff and clients of a domestic violence shelter. Season 1 of The Haven is currently in post-production. McCullough's plays have been seen at theatres around the country including SteppenwolfThe Goodman, Stage Left Theatre, Chicago Dramatists, The Old Globe , Local Theater Company, and Red Fern Theater, as well as in London and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

McCullough taught playwriting and screenwriting at Northwestern University for ten years, as well as playwriting classes at Chicago Dramatists and workshops in Chicago Public Schools. She’s written and published a book on the creative writing process called Transforming Reality