Nicole Tone CEO/Editor in Chief   Nicole has her BA in Creative Writing and Literature and an MFA in Writing. Besides running Magnolia, she’s a freelance writer and editor with pieces in Heels Down Magazine, Hello Giggles, Femsplain, and more.  When she isn't writing, she likes to dabble in photography, horseback riding, and traveling. She has a deep love for herbal tea, craft beer, and good coffee.   Twitter  |  Facebook  |  Instagram  |  Website  |  Writing Portfolio

Nicole Tone
CEO/Editor in Chief

Nicole has her BA in Creative Writing and Literature and an MFA in Writing. Besides running Magnolia, she’s a freelance writer and editor with pieces in Heels Down Magazine, Hello Giggles, Femsplain, and more.

When she isn't writing, she likes to dabble in photography, horseback riding, and traveling. She has a deep love for herbal tea, craft beer, and good coffee.

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Tara MacAuley Copy Editor/Proofreader   Tara majored in Creative Writing, Liberal Arts, and Photography in college but ended up with a Bachelor's Degree in Public Communication. She has edited several essays and short stories and has also written many of her own.  Tara has a passion for coffee, Netflix, dancing, reading, and correcting people's grammar.

Tara MacAuley
Copy Editor/Proofreader

Tara majored in Creative Writing, Liberal Arts, and Photography in college but ended up with a Bachelor's Degree in Public Communication. She has edited several essays and short stories and has also written many of her own.

Tara has a passion for coffee, Netflix, dancing, reading, and correcting people's grammar.

CJ Fairhart Editor

CJ Fairhart
Editor

Laynie Bynum Marketing Coordinator   Laynie Bynum spent many years in Corporate PR before deciding she wanted to do something she could put her entire heart behind. With a BA in Communications with a focus on PR/Marketing and an internship with Entangled Publishing under her belt, she now serves as the Marketing Maven where she gets to yell about good books and work with authors she adores.  When she isn't helping other books reach readers she crafts her own characters who reflect her never-ending wanderlust and love of music, spends time with her two kids and army of woodland creatures, and searches for adventure in the everyday monotony   Twitter  |  Instagram  |  Website

Laynie Bynum
Marketing Coordinator

Laynie Bynum spent many years in Corporate PR before deciding she wanted to do something she could put her entire heart behind. With a BA in Communications with a focus on PR/Marketing and an internship with Entangled Publishing under her belt, she now serves as the Marketing Maven where she gets to yell about good books and work with authors she adores.

When she isn't helping other books reach readers she crafts her own characters who reflect her never-ending wanderlust and love of music, spends time with her two kids and army of woodland creatures, and searches for adventure in the everyday monotony

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Adrienne Marie Barrios Editor   Adrienne has her BA in Creative Writing with a heavy focus on grammar, style, and structure and has completed some graduate-level coursework for instructional design. In addition to editing for Magnolia, she works as a senior instructional designer and takes on the occasional freelance manuscript. She writes her own short stories and novels and is a member of the L’ATELIER Writers program.  When she isn’t working, editing, or writing, she likes to cook (and eat!), go to movies as a member of the local vintage theater, play with her cats, and hang out with her husband.   website  |  Twitter

Adrienne Marie Barrios
Editor

Adrienne has her BA in Creative Writing with a heavy focus on grammar, style, and structure and has completed some graduate-level coursework for instructional design. In addition to editing for Magnolia, she works as a senior instructional designer and takes on the occasional freelance manuscript. She writes her own short stories and novels and is a member of the L’ATELIER Writers program.

When she isn’t working, editing, or writing, she likes to cook (and eat!), go to movies as a member of the local vintage theater, play with her cats, and hang out with her husband.

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Dionne Abouelela Graphic Design   Dionne has her BFA in Communications and MPW in Web Content and Creation. She is also an internationally certified Life Coach, specializing in Goal Achievement and Lifestyle Design. After working with amazing authors, she focused her coaching practice on helping authors develop their business with the creation of  Happy Writing Co .   You can chat with Dionne every Sunday on Twitter for #HappyWritingChat, or join Happy Writing on Facebook .   Twitter  |  Facebook  |  Instagram  |  Website

Dionne Abouelela
Graphic Design

Dionne has her BFA in Communications and MPW in Web Content and Creation. She is also an internationally certified Life Coach, specializing in Goal Achievement and Lifestyle Design. After working with amazing authors, she focused her coaching practice on helping authors develop their business with the creation of Happy Writing Co.

You can chat with Dionne every Sunday on Twitter for #HappyWritingChat, or join Happy Writing on Facebook .

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Rae Eckman Editor   Rae is a paraprofessional at an elementary school by day, freelance editor by night, and fangirl at every other available opportunity. She always knew books were her passion, well after her grandmother’s challenge to read a book a day, and obtained her B.A. in English with a concentration in Creative Writing from Arcadia University. Currently, she’s drowning in her TBR list, tackling her novel in progress, and expanding her freelancing editing business while looking for more bookish things to get involved with.   Website  |  Twitter  |  Instagram  |  Facebook

Rae Eckman
Editor

Rae is a paraprofessional at an elementary school by day, freelance editor by night, and fangirl at every other available opportunity. She always knew books were her passion, well after her grandmother’s challenge to read a book a day, and obtained her B.A. in English with a concentration in Creative Writing from Arcadia University. Currently, she’s drowning in her TBR list, tackling her novel in progress, and expanding her freelancing editing business while looking for more bookish things to get involved with.

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