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contributors



























               MICHELE GARBER                      DARREN ELMS                         SIRI AND JEFF BERTING
               A self-proclaimed information junkie,   Darren is currently the ediorial director   With more than 20 years collective
               Michele has a penchant for history, news   of Moon Tide Media, publishers   experience in art direction and
               and trivia, interests put to good use while   of Terranea Magazine. In addition   photography, Siri and Jeff have been
               researching “Etched in Time” for this issue.   to Terranea, he oversees editoral on   making imagery for quite a while— half of
              “Family and friends teasingly say I’m a vast   Southbay, Southbay HOME, Southbay   that time as husband and wife. Sharing a
               wealth of useless knowledge,” she says.   HEALTH and Ventura Blvd. He is a   brain and a love for photography is what
               Yet her eternal fascination with researching   proud Los Angeles native.   drives them to create compelling images.
               new subjects serves her well as a features                              Life is a journey, and they are enjoying
               writer. “It’s wonderful to continuously be                              the ride together. This edition, they lend
               learning. I love meeting people and                                     their talents to the Casita & Villa feature,
               hearing their stories … with every encounter,                           Terranea to Table and more.
               I’m inspired and new worlds open.” The
               LA native adds, “Plus, I’m someone that
               people always want on trivia teams.”























               AJAY PECKHAM                        VANESSA WADE                        ZOE ALEXANDER
               Originally from the east coast, Ajay has   With 10-plus years in the fashion   Zoe, who covers Pointe Discovery in this
               traveled around the country designing   industry, Vanessa has created a service   issue, grew up in Pasadena and got her
               for various publications before settling   with women, like her, in mind. Not only   BA in English from U.C. Berkeley, where
               down in sunny California. She enjoys   an editorial stylist, she also works as a   she also studied theatre. Her work life
               getting out in nature as often as possible   personal wardrobe stylist, helping her   has included jobs with Warner Bros. and
               — especially if it means visiting the   clients clean out and reinvent their closets.   Bon Appétit magazine. She currently
               grounds of Terranea to cull inspiration   Her passion is helping people look and   enjoys a freelance writer’s life in Los
               for photo shoots and layouts.       feel their very best.               Angeles. Her work can also be found in
                                                                                       Southbay magazine.





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