Destine Manson

Destine Manson
Title: Editorial Assistant
Education: New York University
Location: New York, NY
Expertise: Broadcast Journalism, Creative Writing, Editing
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Assists in the hiring of medical expert board members
  • Supports editors in the publishing process


Destine Manson is the Editorial Assistant for Destine is originally from Atlanta, Georgia where she first started her career as a student journalist for VOX ATL. In addition to her role with, Destine is a published journalist and music blogger. She has written for a number of publications including Washington Square News, City & State NY, and WABE. Destine is also passionate about access to healthcare in predominantly Black neighborhoods and its influence on the quality of life.

If the healthcare system isn't working for the most vulnerable, then it isn't truly working for anyone.


Destine graduated from New York University where she studied English with a concentration in Creative Writing and Broadcast Journalism. Destine also enjoys training in various dance styles in her free time when she is not writing.

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