NICE TO MEET YOU.
Currently based in Palm Springs, Calif., I am the editor of DESERT magazine, published by the USA TODAY NETWORK. I also report for USA TODAY as well as The Desert Sun.
Previously, I wrote for the Chicago Tribune and Time Out Chicago. I also served as editor of Laguna Beach Magazine, Newport Beach Magazine and Montage Magazine.
I earned my MFA in creative nonfiction from Northwestern University, where I graduated with an undergraduate degree in journalism from the Medill School of Journalism and was a member of the women's softball team.