Jessie Schiewe is a freelance journalist living in Oakland, California. Her work has appeared in The Los Angeles Times, Salon, The East Bay Express, The New York Observer, Green Magazine, Hot New Hip Hop, and Thought Catalog, among other outlets. She specializes in writing features, culture and business stories, but has been known to dabble in other beats, like health, science, tech and local news.
Prior to attending journalism school, she worked as a reporter at both The Los Angeles Times and The Honolulu Weekly. She has interned at Flaunt Magazine, C-SPAN, and The New York Observer and completed her undergraduate studies at Wesleyan University in Connecticut.
For more information, visit her website at www.jschiewe.com.