Angela's professional writing career began in 2002 with marketing and corporate communications for a Fortune 500 company. She progressed to writing newsletters for a well-known local charitable organization and went on to freelance for the Virginia Beach Sun. In her private time, Angela writes mystery, parenting advice and memoir and is a member of Mystery by the Sea, the Virginia Chapter of the Sisters in Crime writers group. She graduated from Bernard Baruch College with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management. Angela grew up in Astoria, Queens and has lived in Virginia Beach for 20 years. She shares her home with her husband, daughter, son and two lovable dogs.