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Lizzie Velasquez: A story of courage, hope, inspiration

Reported a live coverage of Lizzie Velasquez accepting her Latinovator award at Hispanicize Conference 2016. As a lead writer for Hispanicize News, this article was published on Latino Reporter.

For more of my coverage and tweets during the event visit — http://latinoreporter.org/author/charlene-pinon/

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While working as a contributing writer at the South Florida News Service, I had the opportunity to interview international model and fitness instructor, Nicole Mejia, on her final national tour held in Miami. This article was published on the front page of Miami Herald’s Neighbors newspaper section and digital copied on the  Health and Fitness section.

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The Adderall Generation is a story that I wrote and edited for The Mixed Tape Miami, a student-programmed website that was put together as a class project.