Erika W. Smith

Erika is BUST's digital editorial director. She grew up in Michigan, went to Boston University and moved to Brooklyn in 2012 for her BUST internship. She liked New York and BUST so much that after her internship ended, she stayed in Brooklyn, kept freelancing for BUST, and rejoined the BUST team in 2015. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram @erikawynn and email her at erikawsmith@bust.com.

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