Rachel Covello, CEO & Publisher

Rachel Covello is an award-winning entrepreneur, speaker, author, diversity consultant, photographer, and LGBT non-profit leader.

In 2017, she left her beloved nonprofit in Pennsylvania and moved to Florida where she created OUTCOAST.com.

Rachel is also an avid event photographer, and has captured photos for LGBTQ organizations around the world (IGLTA, NGLCC, NLGJA, and Out & Equal).

Rachel lives with her wife, Margaret, along with a puppy, cat, and 5 chickens. Together, Rachel and Margaret enjoy boating, gardening, trying new local restaurants, and running their online seafood magazine, www.fishmongerapproved.com! “Work hard, play harder” is Rachel’s motto.

Danielle Gallagher, Freelance Writer

Dani Gallagher is a freelance writer who has a passion for living in Southwest Florida. Originally from New York, Dani loves the relaxed vibe and active lifestyle that comes with living in the area. She’s a proud member of the local LGBTQ community.

Dani has over six years of experience working in digital marketing and SEO writing. She’s passionate about her work and enjoys being able to help businesses gain visibility and popularity.

Colleen Romero, Freelance Writer

Colleen Romero has been a creative content writer for over five years in a variety of industries. She is a bi-sexual woman who lives in St. Petersburg, Florida with her husband, two boys, and her dog Luna. She loves to explore Florida and discover more about all the wonderful opportunities this paradise has to offer.

Christina “Honey” Goudard, Freelance Writer

Honey lives in St Petersburg, Florida with her two sons Xerxes, and Wil and her boyfriend Anthony. She is a straight ally and one of her children identifies as lgbtq. She enjoys writing as well as cross stitching, dancing and cooking. She was born in Miami, Florida but grew up in St Pete, remaining always a native Floridian. She loves her two cats, and chocolate, lots of chocolate.

Keirstin Proud, Contractor/Assistant

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