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The VOICE Team
Mark Whitehurst, Publisher & Editor: A community publisher for the past 31 years and a lifelong social justice advocate, Mark is committed to the value of education and academia. He holds a B.A. in Education, MA and PhD in Mythology, and a certification in mediation. He is also a lover of music, art, and the world as family. Publisher@VoiceSB.com
Kerry Methner, Editor & Publisher: A community editor and publisher for the last 16 years, Kerry is committed to inclusivity, individual sovereignty, and diversity. She is a lifelong student and holds a BA in Philosophy/Religion, a Masters of Divinity, and a PhD in Depth Psychology. She loves the arts and creating sculpture from stone.
Daisy Scott, Writer Daisy Scott holds a B.A. in Literature and Writing from University of California, San Diego, where she was editor-in-chief of The UCSD Guardian. A Santa Barbara local, Daisy enjoys being able to give back to our community through writing.
Robert Adams, CINEMA VOICE: Robert writes Movie Reviews and covers Cinema Events. A Santa Barbara landscape architect, he is a graduate of UCLA’s School of Theatre and Film, as well as Cal Poly. He has served on the film selection committees for the Aspen Film Fest and the SB International Film Festival.
Harlan Green, ECONOMIC VOICE: Finance & Economy Columnist Harlan Green has been the 11-year Editor-Publisher of PopularEconomics.com a weekly syndicated financial wire service. He writes a Popular Economics Weekly Blog. He is an economic forecaster and teacher of real estate finance with 30-years experience as a banker and mortgage broker.
Sigrid Toye, HARBOR VOICE: Sigrid's volunteer activities include mentoring the ‘Breakwater Flag Project’, an array of 27 flags representing Santa Barbara’s major non-profits, a community program co-sponsored by the Santa Barbara Yacht Club and the Waterfront Department. She is currently on the board of directors of the Maritime Museum and participates in Yacht Club activities. Sigrid is a long time practitioner of educational/behavior therapy and holds a Ph.D in clinical psychology. She loves all things Creative: the visual arts, drama, filmmaking, writing, and her two grown children who are both working artists. Itssigrid@gmail.com
Daniel Kepl, Classical Music & Dance Reviewer: Daniel Kepl has been writing music, theatre, and dance reviews for Santa Barbara publications since he was a teenager. His professional expertise is as an orchestra conductor.
Priscilla, Freelance Photographer and Society Maven, covers social, non-profit, and more events for VOICE Magazine and other publications. Her website is SantaBarbaraSeen.com and her company, Photos by Priscilla, shoots weddings, corporate parties, school portraits, non-profit galas, and even real estate. Photo by Barron Spafford
Richard and Amanda Payatt, write In The Kitchen and have 40+ years of publishing experience between them. With decades in the food and wine industries (both are sommeliers), they bring readers “In the Kitchen/In the Cellar” with a focus on the people that create the food and wine we enjoy.
Jeanette Casillas, Translator: Jeanette Casillas received a BA in Communication Design with an option in Graphic Design from California State University – Chico. She is Past President of Santa Barbara Beautiful and was crowned Santa Barbara's Solstice Queen in 2014!
Alex Henteloff, Threatre Reviewer, is a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences with over 40 years experience in the theatre. He has spent most of his professional career as an actor.
Richard Jarrette, POETIC VOICE: Poet & Poetry Columnist Richard is author of Beso the Donkey (MSU Pr, 2010), & A Hundred Million Years of Nectar Dances (Green Writers Pr, 2015) and The Beatitudes of Ekaterina. He is editor of The Tune Poems of Su Dong Po.