Kaheri:ne Melissa Danielle Paige Andrew Simon is both Innu and Inuk. She was born in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland-Labrador, on July 29, 1994. She is attending adult education, trying to get her high school diploma. Her first film A Ray of Light (2018) was inspired by her own personal journey: Making peace with her past and enjoying her current situation, which is much better than what it could have been. In 2019, she directed her second short: From Roots to Leaves.