Erin Brassey grew up in Boise, Idaho and has been writing as a journalist since her work in her high school yearbook and newspaper. She is currently attending the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication studying print and digital journalism. Brassey completed her first internship last year as a freshman where she learned more about reporting in a professional standing. She also studies Digital Culture and Design Studies in order to achieve her goal of making the news more interactive in the future. Brassey loves art, fashion and dance, and her favorite topics to cover as a writer are lifestyle and travel.