An enthusiastic and dedicated brand advocate, Lori Wildrick has extensive experience building and nurturing active and engaged social communities. A former magazine editor, feature writer and blogger, Lori enjoys crafting and curating content that informs and inspires. She is known for her ability to help national and international brands establish a compelling social brand voice and for encouraging fan engagement through organic and paid social media advertising. Passionate about community service and giving back, Lori’s contributions helped Microsoft-Bing earn a Halo Award for its cause-related contest in support of student education. Lori lives in Dove Canyon, California, with her husband, three children and a menagerie of rescue pets.
Renee Morad is a freelance writer and editor. She covers a wide range of topics, including personal finance, real estate, technology and lifestyle. Her work has been published in the New York Times, Forbes, Realtor.com, Business Insider, NPR, TheStreet.com and other outlets. She was formerly a staff reporter for Smart Money, the Wall Street Journal’s personal finance magazine, and a finance and homepage editor for Xfinity. Renee graduated from New York University with a degree in journalism and creative writing. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and two daughters.
Laura, author of “New Home Journal: Record All the Repairs, Upgrades and Home Improvements During Your Years at…,” is a landlord and freelance writer who specializes in real estate and homeownership topics. Her work has appeared in Trulia, Business Insider, AOL, Forbes, Yahoo, MSN, Money, LearnVest, JLL Real Views, Landlordology, and The Penny Hoarder. Laura also has experience as an editor, a reporter, and a stay-at-home mom. When she isn’t working, she’s walking her dogs, playing tennis, or riding her bicycle. Originally from Anaheim, California, Laura now lives in Atlanta, Georgia, and may be reached via LauraAgadoni.com or on Twitter @LauraAgadoni.
Kali Hawlk is a writer passionate about using her skills and knowledge to help others make, do, and create more. She shares ideas and stories on business, personal finance, investing, entrepreneurship, and living mindfully and with intention. Kali also uses her experience and expertise producing compelling content to help small business owners to market better and tell their story in a way that helps them gain influence and clients. She’s been featured as a financial expert for Millennials in many online publications including Forbes, Fast Company, US News, and Mashable. You can catch her on KaliHawlk.com, read her latest writing on Medium.com/@KaliHawlk, or connect with her on Twitter @KaliHawlk.
Kayla Albert is a social media specialist, wordsmith, and proud Colorado native. Her work has appeared in the Denver Post, Lifehacker, Tiny Buddha, and more. She believes in empowering others to create their best life possible whether that’s through positive thinking or taking steps to build a solid financial foundation. You can find her at kaylaalbert.com.
Daniel Goldstein is a licensed Realtor in Frederick, Maryland and has written extensively on real estate and personal finance topics for news outlets including the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg News and MarketWatch.com