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C. Zawadi Morris is an award-winning journalist and a Chicago native who moved to Brooklyn in 1997. Ms. Morris holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration (and a minor in Read More
C. Zawadi MorrisPublisher

C. Zawadi Morris is an award-winning journalist and a Chicago native who moved to Brooklyn in 1997. Ms. Morris holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration (and a minor in Spanish) from the University of Illinois and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University. She has worked as the communications director for Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez (NY-12), a senior account executive for Shandwick Public Affairs and Cohn & Wolf Public Relations, and Bed-Stuy Patch. In December 2013, under The Original Media Group, Ms. Morris launched The Brooklyn Reader, an online news source covering the neighborhoods of Central Brooklyn.

Chanel is a standup comic and writer based out of Bedstuy, Brooklyn. Her story-teller style on stage easily translates into her writing as she covers entertainment news, local events and Read More
Chanel Ali

Chanel is a standup comic and writer based out of Bedstuy, Brooklyn. Her story-teller style on stage easily translates into her writing as she covers entertainment news, local events and everything in between.

Shiloh Frederick is a Community Reporting intern at the Brooklyn Reader. She is a rising senior who studies history at Mount Holyoke College, and she has just returned from a Read More
Shiloh Frederick

Shiloh Frederick is a Community Reporting intern at the Brooklyn Reader. She is a rising senior who studies history at Mount Holyoke College, and she has just returned from a semester abroad studying journalism in Morocco.

Webmaster
Originally from Dublin, Ireland, Sarah Quigley has been living (and loving life) in Brooklyn since 2016. Web developer by day, artist and writer by night, Sarah is excited to be Read More
Sarah QuigleyWebmaster

Originally from Dublin, Ireland, Sarah Quigley has been living (and loving life) in Brooklyn since 2016. Web developer by day, artist and writer by night, Sarah is excited to be using her development experience to keep the BK Reader website in top shape: beautiful and bringing local news to Brooklyn.