Kristin Braswell is a Brooklyn-based journalist and producer by way of Los Angeles. She has contributed to The Huffington Post, Essence, ABC News, NPR, and Ebony, and her writing portfolio includes travel features, film critiques and social analyses. She has also produced short films and commercials. She is especially passionate about education, race and gender equality, as well as the promotion of healthy living and relationships. Her aim is to use writing as a tool to get people to think and to desire positive changes for themselves and their world.