About Lindsayksaunders

Lindsay K. Saunders has been freelance writing and editing for 6 years. She is passionate about a number of things surrounding the development of content including branding, content strategy, design of documents and webpages, and the importance of communicating complex information creatively. Outside of marketing communications, Lindsay devotes her time to advocacy with regard to feminism, equality, and other issues surrounding poverty issues with organizations like RESULTS.

Weekly #12 – Women & the Ways We Work: Pattie Mackenzie, Fundraiser

This week’s profile features an interview with Pattie Hofland Mackenzie. I met Pattie almost 4 years ago through 20-30 Something Raleigh Chicks, a meetup group I’ve been organizing for over 6 years now. We met at one of my frequent Wine Wednesday Meet'n Greets where I invite women around Raleigh to join me for a wine tasting and get [...]

By | March 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Weekly #11 – Women & the Ways We Work: Katie Breen, Yoga Teacher

This week's profile features an interview with Katie Breen. She made her way down to the City of Raleigh, in North Carolina, shortly after finishing her studies in Theology and Media Production at Villanova University, in Pennsylvania. Upon arriving, she immediately felt at home and has really gotten involved in many ways. Katie Breen [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #10 – Women & the Ways We Work: Sree Pattabiraman, Technical Communicator

This week’s profile features an interview with Sree Pattabiraman. She grew up in India, where she got a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce with a specialization in Corporate Secretaryship from M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai, India before finding her way to the Raleigh area, where she pursued her Master's Degree in Technical and Scientific Communication at NC State [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Communications, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #9 – Women & the Ways We Work: Kelley McClure, the Designer

This week’s profile features an interview with Kelley McClure. She grew up in Asheville, NC and went to NC State University before working and saving to move to New York City in early spring 2012. I remember hearing about her doing this. My younger introverted cousin had spread her wings and I was so impressed. We [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #8 – Women & the Ways We Work: Cynthia Changyit Levin, the Anti-Poverty Mom

This week's profile features an interview with Cynthia "Cindy" Changyit Levin, who has moved about from Chicago to St. Louis, where she lives now. I met Cindy briefly last June of 2016 at the annual RESULTS conference in Washington, D.C. I'd heard of the great work she does to fight poverty with various NGO's, but never actually met her. On [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #7 – Women & the Ways We Work: Sarah Black, Social Worker

This week's profile features an interview with Sarah Black. I met Sarah towards the end of December through 20-30 Something Raleigh Chicks, a meetup group I've been organizing for over 6 years now. We met up to take a walk around a local park and have since gone on other walks and hikes together. I love her passion for [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #6 – Women & the Ways We Work: Stephanie Schuttler, the Fancy Scientist

This week's profile features an interview with Stephanie Schuttler. I met Stephanie nearly two years ago through 20-30 Something Raleigh Chicks, a meetup group I've been organizing for over 6 years now. Another member had hosted a gathering to come to a fashion show I was walking in. We all connected at a nearby bar in downtown Raleigh and [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #5 – Women & the Ways We Work: Kristy Martino, Creative Political Organizer

This week's profile features an interview with Kristy Martino, who is located in Maine. I met Kristy in late 2015 through RESULTS. I was trying to be difficult and prove that we could have a joint U.S. and global poverty advocacy group in NC. (I did.) Kristy was a spitfire full of compassion and a keen sense of [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|2 Comments

Lessons from Loss: Do Today What You Cannot Do Tomorrow

On Sunday, January 22, 2017, my Grandfather died just 6 days shy of his 97th birthday. He died in the presence of family, but I wasn't there on that Sunday. I wasn't there that weekend either although I knew it may be his last. I had gone to Washington, D.C. to join in and March for [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|Advice|0 Comments

The Weekly #4 – Women & the Ways We Work: Lauryn Colatuno, Digital Media Food Lover

Lauryn Colatuno This week's profile features an interview with Lauryn Colatuno, who is located in Raleigh, NC. I met Lauryn in July 2013 through the Yelp Triangle Elite Community. She had become the new Community Manager, and as an Elite Reviewer, I was eager to meet her. Lauryn was loaded with tons of personality, excitement for [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Advice, Branding, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments