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bout the hard-working team that puts FINE Magazine together every month? You're in the right place!

Owned and operated by Co-Publishers John Winfield and Heather Winfield FINE Magazine has been San Diego's premier luxury publication for nine years now. FINE Magazine

e provides readers with the newest developments and the latest trends in the finer things life has to offer, including fashion, beauty, travel, dining, wines, and more. 

Our beautiful magazine and the booming website wouldn't be possible without our tight-knit team of writers, stylists, and sales members. Learn more about our fabulous FINE team down below.

Siomara Garcia, Fashion Director

Siomara Garcia is a  Siomara GarciaFashion Design student at the Art Institute in North Hollywood. Garcia works in public relations and model management, and she is a fashion assistant here at FINE Magazine. Follow her on Instagram for more fashion tips @SiomaraGarcia. 

See Siomara Garcia's FINE photoshoots.




Deja B Ffrench

Deja, Sales

Deja V is a designer, business owner, and creative producer based in southern California. She innovates the fashion and entertainment industry by creating a unified vision of artisty in business and furthering the growth of B.FFRENCH Collaborative, an Upscale Resortwear Brand. Contact sales representative Deja.






Melissa Burciaga

Melissa Burciaga, Contributing Writer

Melissa Burciaga is a recent graduate of San Diego State University with a degree in English. Melissa loves to write about beauty, health and fitness and parenting. On her free time, she enjoys cooking healthy meals and singing and dancing with her 5-year-old daughter. Follow her on Instagram @melburciaga. Read Melissa Burciaga's FINE articles.






Kimberly Ceballos


Kimberly Ceballos, Beauty Expert

Medical Aesthetician and therapist Kimberly Ceballos has been in the holistic field since 1995. Kimberly specializes in anti-aging and healing skin treatments, post-operative lymphatic drainage, neuromuscular therapy and deep tissue massage. Inspired by her passion for nutrition, natural healing and aesthetics, Ceballos envisioned a warm, private and clinical business where clients feel meticulously cared for and so she founded Beautiful You Skin and Body Rejuvenation. Looking for more? Read Kimberly Ceballos's FINE articles.




Rosalie Cushman

Rosalie Cushman, Contributing Writer

With a BA in English, Rosalie Cushman has been freelancing since 2008. Cushman enjoyed 20 years in PR and Marketing, promoting hundreds of author events. She produced several Steve Allen shows live at Drake University, and co-produced Dames from Ames for Public Television in Iowa—a documentary profiling Pulitzer Prize-winner Jane Smiley and other writers. She currently lives in North County San Diego. Read Rosalie Cushman's FINE articles.






Amanda Langston-Barnett

Amanda Langston-Barnett, Contributing Writer

Amanda Langston-Barnett is a Journalism graduate from the University of Oregon. She has worked in newsrooms from Portland to Green Bay, Wisconsin to Eugene, Oregon but now lives in Carlsbad with her four kids, enjoying the sun and all the travel opportunities California has to offer. Read Amanda Langston-Barnett's FINE articles.







Lexy Perez

Lexy Perez, Contributing Writer

Lexy Perez is a graduate of California State University San Marcos, where she served as the Arts and Entertainment Editor for the school’s publication. She was a content creator for actress Ashely Tisdale’s former created lifestyle site, ‘The Haute Mess,’ as well as published on New Girl's Zoeey Deschanel's lifestyle website, "HelloGiggles." She currently freelances for The Hollywood Reporter Magazine in Los Angeles and is an active blogger. Follow her online @LexyJPerez. Read Lexy Perez's FINE articles.






Robin Satterwhite

Robin Satterwhite, Contributing Writer

Moving to and falling in love with San Diego from the Bay Area in 2000, Robin Satterwhite has explored the county through her work in PR and Marketing, as a writer and as a matchmaker/life coach. When not working on career pursuits, Robin enjoys international travel, education, volunteering and all that San Diego County has to offer. Read Robin Satterwhite's FINE articles.










Keith Turner

Keith Turner, Contributing Writer

Keith Turner is a freelance automotive journalist who has worked as a writer and editor for many daily newspapers and dozens of magazines throughout his career. He was a member of the team that won the Pulitzer Prize for Meritorious Public Service in 1989 and also has won numerous writing and public relations awards in his career. He founded The Family Car and Green Family Car automotive review services and produces a video automotive review channel on YouTube (The Family Car). Read Keith Turner's FINE articles.





Liese Victoria

Liese Victoria, Contributing Stylist

Liese Victoria is an internationally published fashion stylist, creative director and producer based in southern California. Creating artistic editorials with high-fashion, retro and pop culture influence, she greatly enjoys the process of devising editorials from initial storyboarding to the day of the photoshoot. Read Liese Victoria's FINE articles.







Emily Glaser

Emily Glaser, Contributing Writer

Emily Glaser is a passionate freelance writer and editor. Though her recent projects have ranged from proofreading manuscripts and consulting manuals to penning creative non–fiction on topics like Mark Twain and Cheerwine, her true passion lies in travel writing. Visit Emily Glaser's website for a selection of samples and to contact Glaser regarding creative projects. Read Emily Glaser's FINE articles.






Nicole Bradley-BernardContributing Writer 

Nicole Bradley-Bernard graduated from Central Washington University in December of 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in Professional and Creative Writing. Currently, she is working as a freelance writer for FINE magazine and while she looks for other opportunities to further her career in writing.Nicole is an open-minded coffee addict who just wants to write. Read Nicole Bradley-Bernard's FINE articles