Cynthia Lawrence Freelance journalist, editor, mentor

With over 10 years experience, Cynthia began her media career as a production assistant in the Hub of MTV Networks Europe.

She made the natural transition to freelance music journalist for popular music publications, Touch and Echoes magazines. It wasn't long before she became a resident , columnist for the women's lifestyle magazine Pride before becoming features editor for six years. Her work has taken her around the world where she has interviewed a constellation of stars including Mariah Carey, Isaac Hayes and Janet Jackson to name but a few. Her engaging features have also ranged from lifestyle and travel to cutting-edge global and human interest stories.