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I'm Shayna, a writer, editor, mentor, and DEI advocate. Empathy and accessibility guide my work.


I live and work in Tel Aviv, Israel.


Gif by Pablo Stanley



















Things I do

Interviews, podcasts, selected guest writings etc

Elementor Podcast #57

Tech Role Models (interview)

7 reasons why now is the time to hire junior designers (guest blog)

Women's History Month profile






















More about me for the people who scrolled this far

• I'm vegan

• My husband and I have two dogs whom I love with my whole dang being

• My favorite book is The History of Love by Nicole Krauss

• My favorite poem is Adam and Eve by Tony Hoagland

• My favorite food is a (freshly!!!!) toasted sesame bagel with tofu scallion cream cheese

• Iced coffee season is every season

• Ban the word "very"

• I used to be the Managing Editor of InVision's design publication, Inside Design

• Before InVision, I was the creative director of a startup that is no longer in existence

• Before that, I was an all-purpose creative marketing freelancer for four years

• I have a BA in creative writing from the University of Maryland

• I live in Tel Aviv, but I've also lived in Carmiel, New York, and the desert. I studied abroad in Sydney and Haifa

• Saltwater cures everything (sweat, tears, the sea, a gargle for your scratchy throat)

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