The Top Rank team is a creative-minded, network of women who are passionate about content and its social impact. We are photographers, academics, writers, designers and music junkies.
We also love food.
is a freelance producer based in NYC. Her work focuses on the intersection of arts, culture, and creative community development.
Editor in Chief
is a lifestyle journalist with Chicago roots. She’s written for various independent and commercial magazines and was a founding editor of the award-winning cult zine, Qlix.
CHRISTELLE DE CASTRO
is an New York City based photographer, filmmaker, and art director. in 2012 she founded Stoneman, a creative agency specializing in campaigns, branding, production for both fashion and music labels.
is a New York based graphic designer and illustrator. She also specializes in product development, web and textile design.
is a New York-based children’s author and nu-Caribbean chef. When she’s not writing and researching for her next book, she’s seeking inspiration for her next dish.
is a filmmaker and cultural anthropologist from Brooklyn. She’s a passionate New Yorker with talent for telling stories as a documentarian.
is a curator and dance writer from the planet of Brooklyn. her latest research project focuses on the historiography, practice, and appropriation of vouging, flex and Lite feet.
is a fashion stylist based in New York City. his recent work can be seen onE the pages of ELLE, Teen Vogue, Rolling Stone, Interview, and V Magazine, amongst various international titles.
is a New York based makeup artist. Some of her clients include Vogue, Interview, POP, i-D, Dazed, and ELLE magazine.
is an editor based in New York. She studied Art History and Photography.
She and Marcel cohost Top Rank's podcast.