Stephanie is a writer with over 15 years of marketing experience. She is also the award-winning author of the children’s book, Not A Nugget, and the founder of VeegMama, where she helps families cook together and eat healthier. Stephanie has been featured in VegNews and Chickpea Magazine, and is a contributor on the popular websites, World of Vegan, VegNews, and Girlie Girl Army. Stephanie holds a M.S. in Integrated Marketing from Northwestern University and a B.A. in Communications from The University of California, San Diego. When she’s not writing at her laptop or chasing after her three kids, you can find her cooking something delicious or reading something wonderful.
Jerdane is a Columbia College graduate with expert capability as an executive assistant, administrative assistant and special events coordinator.
Two weeks after graduating with a Bachelor's in Journalism from American University, Iana cut her hair short and moved to Los Angeles to pursue her career in digital media. An East Coast Millennial, Iana was born and raised in the Washington, D.C., area and is often found writing, photographing, designing or exploring. Her past experiences include reporting news stories and creating multimedia content for the National Press Foundation, McClatchy Newspapers, the World Future Society and Better Homes & Gardens. She is thrilled and grateful to work with The BrainTrust and is excited to delve into the world of beauty and lifestyle.