Hope Greene was born in Maryland, United States. She studied photography at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Illinois and at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, graduating in 2001. Since that time she has worked as a freelance photographer, living and working in the Unites States in Philadelphia, in the United Kingdom near Leeds, and in Italy near Siena. Her photographs have been exhibited internationally. Hope has now returned to her native United States where she currently lives in Illinois, continuing to develop and exhibit a growing body of work.