San Diego, CA 92122
Accomplished writer and online media producer; adept at creating relevant and clever content for websites and publications--covering such wide-ranging subjects as New York and Miami Fashion weeks, Latino Film and Ultra Music Festivals, and emerging clothing designers in Tijuana, Mexico. Launched a successful fashion/shopping website inspiring residents to shop locally and discover trends featuring the best of San Diego.
Freelance Writer, 2008 - Present
Writes feature stories for Fox News Latino.com, Cosmopolitan for Latinas, Modern Luxury-Riviera Magazine, Girls Guide To Paris.com, Pacific San Diego Magazine, Where SD, San Diego Magazine, and San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyle Magazine.
Shopping Editor for San Diego Zagat, 2012- Present
Style Editor, San Diego Home/Garden Magazine, 2011 - Present
Created monthly style page called Products +, incorporating fashion with household trends.
Style Editor, San Diego Magazine, 2010-2011
Created fashion-related content, monthly product page, weekly posts, and special features.
Founder and Writer: ShopLocalSD.Com, 2008 - Present
Created website to educate public about benefits of supporting local businesses to boost economy. Researched and wrote all site content.
Adjunct Instructor, 1999 - 2010
Taught classes in merchandising, fashion writing and theatre arts:
o Fashion Institute of Technology
o The Bishop’s School
o La Jolla Playhouse
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Bachelor of Fine Arts
San Diego Press Club 2010: Best Reviews, New Boutiques
San Diego Magazine 2010: Best Fashion Blogger