Get acquainted with the incredibly talented team at Inside Weddings!
EXECUTIVE CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Nicole Palacios joined the staff of Inside Weddings in early 2008, and combines her extensive editorial and writing experience with a vast knowledge of wedding trends and traditions. Nicole established herself in the wedding industry during her tenure as editorial assistant and assistant editor of WeddingChannel.com and TheKnot.com (now XO Group Inc.). Her knowledge has also been tapped for numerous print publications, as well as McClatchy-Tribune News Services, which syndicated her wedding-planning articles. Nicole received her bachelor’s degree from Whittier College, a master’s degree from Mount St. Mary's College, and recently completed a second master's degree from the University of Southern California.
SENIOR ASSOCIATE EDITOR
Kelcy Christy joined Inside Weddings in 2013. Prior to joining the team, she worked at Arizona Weddings while pursuing a degree in Business Communications at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. As the first intern to be published in the Arizona bridal magazine, Kelcy developed a love for building relationships with wedding professionals and producing editorial content for both print and digital platforms. After graduating magna cum laude from her alma mater, Kelcy pursued her lifelong dream of moving to Los Angeles to begin a career in the publishing industry. With a love for writing and weddings, she graciously accepted her “dream job” and joined the Inside Weddings team.
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER
Edit Issagholian joined the Inside Weddings team in 2015. Graduating with a bachelor's degree in Journalism, she began her social-media career in the theme-park business at Universal Studios Hollywood following an internship with the Lucie Foundation, a local non-profit organization. Always interested in becoming a part of the wedding industry, she excitedly accepted the opportunity to work at Inside Weddings.
Emily Lasnier was welcomed to the Inside Weddings team in 2016. After graduating with a degree in screenwriting from Loyola Marymount University, the Santa Cruz, California, native worked in entertainment marketing. Having written reviews and features for SpinMedia and other online publications, Emily is thrilled to return to the editorial world and have an excuse to talk about weddings.
Megan Simpson joined the Inside Weddings team in 2016. Graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing from Chapman University, she moved to Los Angeles and began pursuing her dream of working in editorial. With a background in writing advice articles for college-related sites such as Campus Riot and Surviving College, she is excited to bring her passion for aesthetics, romance, and surprisingly well-choreographed father/daughter dances to Inside Weddings.
JR. DIGITAL MEDIA COORDINATOR
Lynette Haro joined the Inside Weddings team in 2016. Graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a Studio Art minor, she channels her passion for analytics and creativity through social-media marketing. After interning at Inside Weddings in 2015, she excitedly accepted the opportunity to strategize and develop social-media content for the brand. She is most thrilled about using online media to easily share creative inspiration with brides every day.