Stephanie Kariuki is a 25-year-old journalist currently based in New York but is an Ohio native. She currently works as a Production Assistant at Midroll Media. Stephanie was born in Kenya, raised in Ohio and graduated from Georgetown University with a Masters in Journalism. She loves reading new books, exploring cool places and talking about interesting things with wonderful people. She is a loyal member of the #Beyhive and lives for the moments where she can awkwardly break out in song and dance. She hopes to change someone’s life one day by traveling the world while talking and writing about it.
Ashley is a 25-year-old multimedia journalist and a native to Washington, D.C. She is currently a globe-trotting digital nomad living in a new city abroad each month with a program called Remote Year. She is a graduate of the Masters in Journalism program at Georgetown University, where she served as the secretary of the Georgetown chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. She has interned and written for Philanthropy Magazine and has done a variety of reporting across platforms. A few of her passions include exploring diverse cultures, reporting on D.C.’s jazz scene, being a Drake & Rihanna enthusiast and indulging in delicious cuisine. With a father from Benin City, Nigeria and a Jewish mother, she hopes to soon travel to the countries of her roots and spend time field reporting.