What I like to write about: Science, psychology, wellness, women, innovation, business, travel, and history. 

What I'm doing now: Working Deputy Editor for The Week, managing a team of writers, and helping oversee the site's content and overall vision. 

Past lives: Full-time freelance journalist (clips in Fast Company, Mental FlossPopular Science, FortuneSELF magazine, and Yahoo Travel). News editor. Engagement consultant. Audience development manager.

What I look for in a pitch: My name spelled properly. A headline suggestion and a paragraph explaining what, who, and why now. **Pro tip: Do not send me completed essays in pitch emails! I will not read them and I will ignore your email!**