Music & Tech Staff Writer
Jennifer Matthews says she is a “creator of dope content”. Currently a Music & Tech Staff Writer for GritDaily.com, she’s also a beauty & lifestyle content creator on YouTube, and a singer/songwriter under the stage name “JenMarie.” While still in college in Oklahoma, Jennifer began her career in journalism as a tornado chaser during the 2011 Joplin tornadoes. She has booked guests and produced content at CNN, taught journalism classes at University of North Georgia and Kennesaw State University. Her work can be seen on CBSNews.com, CNN.com, WABE.org, and mixologi.com. Creating art runs in her family as she is the niece and music catalog owner of the late gospel singer/songwriter John Askew. Jennifer is a member of The Recording Academy, National Association for Recording Industry Professionals (NARIP), Women in Music, National Association of Black Journalists, Society of Professional Journalists, and Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.