Marina joined JED in 2017 with a diverse background in writing, publicity, editorial book publishing, and mental health advocacy. Previously, she was an editorial intern at Viking Press (Penguin), Crown Publishers (Random House), and Verso Books. Her publicity internships include Jazz at Lincoln Center, Wesleyan University Press, and The Asian-American Writers’ Workshop. She is a certified yoga instructor and regularly volunteers at The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery. A Prep for Prep alumna, Marina earned a B.A. in English with certificates in Creative Writing and South Asian Studies from Wesleyan University.