is the first daughter, of a first daughter, of a first daughter. She spent her early childhood and teens growing up Monmouth Country and Ocean Country near woods and bodies of water. Her published work as a journalist is featured in Women’s eNews, where she concentrates on issues of women and poverty. She’s been a recipient of the Fund for Investigative Journalism in 2012, Belt Magazine RNC Fellowship in 2016 and is currently a BKLYN Incubator Fellow 2018, where she is project manager of a writing and publishing project for Adult Learners at the New Lots Learning Center, Echoes of Our Lives. A writer and keeper of journals since the age of 12, she’s written poems and personal essays that she’s currently releasing from her notebooks to consider for publication.