Shamecca Harris is a creative writer and activist with a diverse background in digital media. She has a BA in English from Georgetown University and has written and edited content for both print and online publishers including XXL MagazineABC News and The Huffington Post. In addition, she has worked as an editorial liaison to various brands including Victoria’s Secret, Macy’s and General Mills to help develop and execute their content marketing strategies.

Inspired by her multifarious experiences, Shamecca has since committed herself to work that not only nurtures her editorial voice but allows her to help young writers define their voices as well. In addition to managing her personal blog, Nobody Knew Her Name, she tutors undergraduate students in literature and composition at the City University of New York and helps NYC high school students seek out meaningful career opportunities at the youth development non-profit, Futures and Options.  She is also currently pursuing a Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing at the City College of New York.

To learn more about Shamecca and to read some of her published work, please visit her digital portfolio here.