Vanessa Colosio Diaz grew up at the intersection of a US / Mexico border and has been featured as a “Rising Voice” in Los Angles. She's quoted in publications for lifestyle topics, social causes, and Public Relations / Marketing advice, including in USA Today, Good Housekeeping, Business Insider, and Bustle. Vanessa has written for publications, including Transworld Business, The Santa Monica Star, and HipLatina. When she is not writing, Vanessa runs creative services consulting business, follows politics and cultural change while expanding her understanding beyond her own lived experiences. You can follow her online at vanessacolosiodiaz.com, www.pipelinepepper.com, or on Twitter and Instagram.