Michelle Aiello has more than a decade of experience as a copywriter, editor and journalist, and has worked in a wide variety of industries. Prior to Gatton, she worked as a copywriter and UX designer for Lexmark and for the Lexington Herald-Leader as the editor of skirt! Magazine. Michelle has BA in Secondary English Education from DePaul University in Chicago. Her work has appeared in many local and national publications and websites. Michelle is also the founder and Executive Director of the Kentucky Fried Zine Fest, an annual expo for small, independent publishers.