Neri has been painting since high school. While she has of recent taken classes she is mostly self-taught. Neri expresses herself by what she feels. For Neri art is a special outlet where she can create and dream. Neri mainly paints abstract using acrylic on canvas. Neri was born in Vancouver and has lived in Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa. When not painting Neri is a mental health advocate. She speaks at CAMH and at Micheal Garron hospital.