Meet the TEAM
Nana is a multimedia journalist who has worked for ELLE Magazine, New York Times and BBC News. Her focus on telling stories around diversity in the fashion industry led her to attend Columbia University for her Masters in Multimedia Journalism. As part of her continued passion to display diverse fashionistas, she created EveryStylishGirl as an Instagram blog in July 2016. As the blog rapidly grew, she brought on a team to scale the blog into a multimedia platform for women to connect and build their brands. In addition to running ESG, Nana loves to report on fashion activism and female entrepreneurs. She wants to ensure that the news we read reflects the diverse world we live in.
An undergraduate student at the University of Florida, Aniyah is pursuing a degree in public relations. She is currently a copy editor for ESG- creatively writing, editing and researching the latest trends. Aniyah is a lover of all things fashion and refuses to pass up a good Instagram moment.
Social Media Bosses
Katie is a senior at Syracuse University, majoring in Economics and Women & Gender Studies. She is excited about developing new marketing strategies that go beyond aesthetics as a Social Media Boss. Aside from her role at ESG, Katie is also a social media strategist for another fashion media platform, has her own fashion Instagram, and loves to travel in her spare time.
A social butterfly she is. Amani resides in Connecticut and is currently in her senior year at the Southern Connecticut State University where she is studying Public Health. With a passion for social media marketing and editing, Amani’s role at ESG is the Social Media Boss and in her spare time, she loves to blog and take random trips to NYC!
21-year-old Ohio native, Aceani Michelle, is a fashion merchandising and marketing student at Kent State University. Since emerging at the age of 16, Aceani has built a versatile resume of relevant fashion industry experience. "No dream is too big and no age is too small" was the mindset that pushed her to begin working towards her goals at such a young age. Aceani's visual art background, and appreciation for architecture and "the culture" is the driving force behind who she is and what she does. Aceani blends her passion for all things fashion, marketing and visual arts to help increase the social media following and brand recognition of ESG.
Content creating bosses
Nikole is a student at The George Washington University who is majoring in International Affairs. As an operations and social media boss, Nikole works closely with the CEO, Nana, in order to create Instagram Takeovers, research social media strategies, and promote ESG's mission! In her free time, she loves learning about cultures and watching makeup tutorials on YouTube.
Atira is a sophomore at Iona College majoring in Public Relations with a minor in Dance. She stays true to her title of Creative as a Content Creator Boss here at ESG. When she's not creating or performing you could usually find her skateboarding, writing, or enjoying study dates with her boyfriend.
Briyana is currently at Temple University studying Management Information Systems and Digital Media Technologies. Her passion lies within the immersion of technology and media. When she's not listening to podcast or exploring New York, she loves to create content that highlights the middle ground between tech, design and culture. As a Content Creator Boss, Briyana focuses on the visual structure and user experience of ESG.
Morgana Van Peebles
Morgana Van Peebles is a junior at Columbia University studying political science and visual arts. She is joining us this summer as Photo Boss, capturing the vibrant personalities of some of the most influential women on the West Coast. When not editing photos or videos, Morgana enjoys attending concerts with her friends, watching films, and acting.
Special Events Boss
Lauren is a strategic communications media professional from Atlanta, Georgia. She received her B.A. in Mass Communications from Xavier University of Louisiana in 2017 and received an M.S. in Strategic Communication in 2018. Her goal is to create amazing experiences for people to escape from everyday stress and give people of color a platform to tell their stories. Lauren loves music and staying current on popular culture. In her spare time, she watches Netflix and loves to take adventures in NYC…mainly if they involve food or art. At ESG, she is a special events boss who assists in planning ESG events, PR, social media, and partnerships.