Michelle and Emelina Minero, mother and daughter, co-founded the Love Warrior Community together. Emelina puts her energy into growing the Love Warrior Community as the Creative Director and Social Media Manager.
Emelina attended Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, majoring in Spanish and minoring in Creative Writing. She delved into the creative arts, experimenting with painting, film, photography and various forms of writing. She wrote and edited for the school newspaper for 3 years, and ran the newspaper as the Editor-in-Chief her senior year. The arts and creative process play a huge part in the Love Warrior Community and in her life.
Since graduating in 2010, Emelina has done freelance work in web design, editing, writing and social media. She also founded Community Bucket List, an online community that helps people with goal setting for the immediate future through creating action-oriented bucket lists, and The Human Experience, a queer publication aimed to humanize queer individuals and lessen the bigotry within the queer community. Emelina is also the Social Media Chair of nonprofit Eating Disorder Recovery Support, Inc.
Emelina is impassioned by writing and the queer community. Emelina is a contributing writer for Lesbian.com, has been writing for Curve Magazine, the best-selling lesbian magazine in the World, since 2011, and is the former Social Media Manager. She has also been published in EDGE Gay Media Network, LOTL, an Australian publication, Autostraddle, AfterEllen and Gscene, a UK publication.
It’s Emelina’s goal to use her networking skills and passion for people to help create a global community. By starting with empowering individuals, she’ll enable them to empower others through sharing their energy and passion with the world.
Find Emelina On:
The Human Experience
Emelina Minero Writes
Community Bucket List
EDRS (Eating Disorder Recovery Support, Inc) Blog
Musings on Life After College