Each Monday in January, we will introduce an AWSM member as part of our “Member Mondays” initiative. Get to know some of your AWSM colleagues!
Christina De Nicola
When did you join AWSM? 2010, during my junior year of college upon the urging of my sports writing professor, Michelle Kaufman.
How AWSM has helped you? I was placed as a summer intern with MLB.com thanks to AWSM following graduation. It helped get my foot in the door.
Job/place of employment: Editorial producer for MLB Advanced Media
Previous position: Marlins/Hurricanes beat writer for FOXSportsFlorida.com
Residence (city): Miami
Favorite team/s: The same team that inspired me as a young athlete continues to do so as an adult: the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team.
Favorite sporting event/s: World Series, World Cup
Favorite sports venue/s: Wimbledon for its atmosphere, AT&T Park for its view and Panathenaic Stadium for its history
Quote: “That’s the beauty of writing: Without a name, it can be judged without gender bias.” — Christina De Nicola