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Meet Cinnamon Janzer.

She's a freelance journalist based in Minneapolis, Minnesota who writes broadly about culture, business, and travel. Her work covers a range of topics from surfing Lake Superior and economic diversification in Appalachia to the ethics of development engineering in the market economy and how doctors perceive the pain associated with IUD insertion.

She is the former editor of Impact Design Hub and her words have been published in places like National Geographic, New York magazine, the Washington Post, Fast Company, Eater, and USA Today's Go Escape magazine. She has also been published in the academic journal Design and Culture and the book Developing Citizen Designers. She's a member of the Authors Guild, the American Society of Journalists and Authors, the National Federation of Press Women, and the Adventure Travel Trade Association.

Cinnamon holds an MA in Social Design, with a specialization in intervention design, from the Maryland Institute College of Art and a BA in Cultural Anthropology and Fine Art from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

Commission her at cinnamon.l.janzer@gmail.com by clicking on the mail icon below.