Another month, another installment of our “Meet the NRPR #DREAMTEAM” series on the blog! Today, we’re introducing you to Diedre Johnson, NRPR Group’s amazing In-House Editor! We’re very lucky to have Diedre on our team, and we can’t wait for you to get to know her better.
Name: Diedre Johnson
Position: In-House Editor
Date Drafted: Feb 2, 2017
College: California State University, Long Beach (CSULB!)
Hometown: Two: Huntington Beach, CA and Jewett, Texas
How do you take your coffee? With cream
What song fires you up? Ooh Child, the Donnie McClurkin version
What are three words you’d use to describe yourself? Patient, tenacious, funny (well, sometimes … )
What’s your favorite part about working at NRPR Group? Truly, everyone is positive and helpful. That makes what I do easier.
When you’re not editing pitches, what can we find you doing? Binge-watching all the great new TV shows, contributing to Vogue, Italy online or walking.
What’s one piece of advice you’d give to someone hoping to start an editorial career? Decide you really want this, be in it for the long haul and find a mentor if you can.
Isn’t Diedre awesome? We are truly lucky to have her as a leader on our team. Have any questions for Diedre? Leave us a comment and stay up-to-date with the latest and greatest news from NRPR Group by signing up for our bi-monthly newsletter, HUSTLE WITH A CONSCIENCE!