Media Maven

Amber received her B.A., summa cum laude, in journalism with minors in French and history from Howard University and her M.A. in communication from the University of Pennsylvania. She honed her editorial talents as beauty and accessories editor of UPTOWN magazine and as content producer for nationally syndicated advice columnist and lifestyle author Harriette Cole.

She wields her knowledge of the media landscape as a publicist for entrepreneurs, academics, and nonprofit organizations. Her clients have been featured by ABC’s “Good Morning America” and “World News Tonight,” MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show,” “Melissa Harris Perry,” and “All In with Chris Hayes,” NPR, The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Houston Chronicle, BBC, Al Jazeera America, U.S. News & World Report, The Huffington Post, Glamour, Ebony, BlackBook, Paper, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Le Figaro, Jones, Complex, FashionBombDaily, Let’sMove.gov, Rachael Ray’s Yum-O.org, PerezHilton.com, MTV.com, Vh1.com, TheSource.com, BET.com, MadameNoire.com, The Boom Box, et al.

Amber contributed an essay to Bet on Black: African-American Women Celebrate Fatherhood in the Age of Barack Obama (Kifani Press, 2013).