Davina v.

  • Joined February 2016

I'm an experienced freelance writer specializing in travel, food/wine/agriculture, environmental, and health reporting.

  • Denver, Colorado, United States
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Davina v.
Denver, Colorado, United States



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During my career I’ve worked everywhere from a tiny independent art magazine to award-winning big city publications, news stations and everything in between. In 2014, I began splitting my time between editorial projects and copywriting.

Work history

Digital Assistant Editor
I managed editorial and multimedia interns, created editorial calendars, oversaw all content on 5280.com and wrote three weekly columns for the website.
Marketing Director
Led a team of four including a graphic designer, website designer and photographer. I did all the writing for the website, blog and social media outlets.


Lincoln Park, Chicago - Like A Local

Travel story for Travelmag.com

World's Best Via Ferrata Routes

Slideshow for Fodor's Travel

18 Ways To Eat Sustainably in 2016

Listicle for Seedstock about ways to eat for health and that are better for the environment.

Astronauts and Arugula: Using Space Age Technology To Grow Food

Article for Modern Farmer about an indoor vertical farm in Denver.

Cool Beans

We may not have a cure for cancer, but the latest tip: load up on legumes.



University of North Carolina at chapel Hill
Journalism & Mass Communication



blogging communications content creation content marketing content strategy copywriting editing editorial journalism SEO


Facebook Final Cut Pro Google Analytics Hootsuite iMovie LinkedIn Mailchimp Powerpoint Trello Twitter Wordpress YouTube


Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year


Industries I love

Animals & Pets Food Health & Wellness Philanthropy Social Enterprise Travel

Side projects

I was the Marketing Director for a TEDx event in Colorado. A volunteer position, but extremely rewarding.