Melinda NoblittMelinda Hudgins Noblitt (Editor-In-Chief) — Founder of Noblitt Media, Melinda Hudgins Noblitt is a Certified Marketing Director with a background in journalism and a passion for excellence. Melinda’s love of the written language is surpassed only by her adoration of sharing sunny days with her two pups.

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Katie Soltas (Writer) – Recently relocated to the Music City from the Hawaiian Islands, Katie Soltas is an experienced public relations practitioner in the hospitality, health care and development industries. In addition to crafting compelling content, Katie enjoys traveling, running and exploring small businesses in Nashville – from coffee lounges to fashion boutiques!

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JordanWatkinsHeadshotcroppedJordan Watkins (Writer) – Having recently relocated to Nashville, Jordan Watkins brings an educational background in International and Global Communications from his studies at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn. He has a deep interest in the intricacies of successful marketing solutions and effective brand identities. As a lifelong musician and photographer, Jordan enjoys capturing the beauty of the natural world through the lens and exploring new outlets through which to exercise his love for making music.

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image1Chelsea Kallman (Writer) – With nearly a decade of experience in the hospitality industry and managing local coffee shops, Chelsea Kallman loves brand management and engaging customers through social media and events. She loves brand management and engaging customers through social media and events. Chelsea studied journalism at Belmont University and freelances when she’s not busy selling Revelator Coffee.

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Your Name Here (Writer) — Interested in joining NAMA’s blog and content team? If you’ve a passion for creativity and writing and looking for opportunities to hone your skill, let us know! Reach out to any of our writers or contact the NAMA Communications team here to express your interest.