Meet the Team

We are a team of fun loving, web combing, picture taking moms and dads who love sharing and educating parents worldwide. Modern mothers need one place where they can learn how to raise a baby, cook a meal, build a fire, save some money and then spend it, and do it all while looking perfect and being green. Daily Mom is a healthy obsession you can say YES to!

Elena Ollick

Owner & Managing Editor

A Russian Florida girl whose favorite pastimes are traveling, photography, volleyball, reading business, psychology and parenting books and finding cool products, as well as traveling the world and laughing with her energetic daughter. Elena started Daily Mom and its sister sites with a vision to provide quality content and friendly help to modern women. Connect with her on her blogs, Every Avenue Life and Our Little Voyages

Kristin

Editor in Chief

Kristin is a Montessori Mama who spends her days working as a lawyer with at-risk youth and her nights chasing her 4 boys on their latest adventure. She spends a significant amount of time in the kitchen creating healthy, organic, and delicious meals for her family, reading books with her boys, and at the soccer fields. Aspiring to make a difference in lives of others one child at a time, Kristin is passionate about social justice, early literacy, and early childhood education. While she loves scarves and boots, Kristin lives at the world's most famous beach with her husband, kids, extended family, and enough pets to make up a zoo.

Ashley

Senior Editor

Ashley lives in North Carolina with her husband, two kids and Kitty Paw. She’s a work-from-home mom with a natural light photography business and a passion for sharing everything she knows. Since leaving the corporate world, she now spends her time trying to get through elementary school with her daughter, chasing her firefighter loving little boy, writing and finding ways to enjoy life. Visit her website

Joe

Marketing Manager & Editor

Joe grew up in Minnesota, so he enjoys any kind of outdoor adventures, but also knows his way around a video game console. He grew up playing many sports as well as fishing with his family. He usually can be found traveling around the world somewhere, writing, taking photos, shooting videos, working out and exploring. He’s been traveling around the world since he was 3 months old and hasn’t stopped since. He also loves to cook and very much loves to eat. He enjoys being quizzed on movie trivia and cannot help but quotes TV/movies in his daily life.

Lauren

Giveaway Manager, editor in chief for Daily Mom Military & Writer

Lauren is a full-time mom of three girls and a military spouse. She loves to write, run, yoga-it-out, and keep fit. She runs her own business for busy entrepreneurs to help them manage their business and create their brand at Lauren Lomsdale Creative Studios. She also is one half of the YouTube channel, The Dependas, where the craziness of military life is discussed in a funny way.

Ashley

Social Media Manager & Writer

Ashley lives in North Carolina with her husband, 6 year old little girl, and 2.5 year old son. She has dreamed of being a SAHM since she was a little girl and now enjoys living out this dream by making everyday adventures with her two tiny sidekicks. She loves yoga, fitness, dark chocolate, and wine. She’s an organizer of playdates, school happenings, and girl’s night outs. She’s an encourager of making messes, finding passions, and dreaming the impossible.

Sasha

Editor

Sasha, mother of one, never has a dull moment with her wild child and prefers it that way! Previously a law enforcement officer, she is now the spokesperson for a fire department. Sasha lives in Daytona Beach, Florida and enjoys running, shopping, and pool parties.

Amber

Senior Experience Designer & Researcher

Amber lives in Ohio with her husband, two creative, enthusiastic little girls and a precious little boy. She has recently left the corporate world to spend more time with her children. A job that ends up to be much more challenging and fulfilling. She is passionate about her faith, family, art, design, travel, breastfeeding, fitness and sharing with others all the tips and tricks she has learned along the way.

Andi

Recruiter & Trainer

She's a country girl at heart with her hubby and ten kids in central Virginia. She raises a small homestead of chickens & ducks with her family while creating e-commerce shops and leading workshops: Tapping Into Intimate Happiness for women entrepreneurs. She also blogs over at Get The Skinny On Everything. Her love for writing and photography are expressed here, as a Daily Mom.

Latoya

Pinterest Manager

LaToya is the wife to a law enforcement officer, mom to 2 young adult sons, and a boxer fur baby. Being a wife, mom, and working full-time outside of the home she wishes she could spend her days with her "scissor sisters", a group of ladies who share her love for scrapbooking, crafting, planning, and DIY projects. Since her need for babysitters are no longer a requirement, LaToya is on a mission to travel more and start checking off those boxes on her bucket list.

Rachel Powell

Writer

Rachel is a born-and-raised Floridian wife and working Mama to a little girl and a baby boy. Working full time as a director of worship at a Church allows her to express her creativity while raising her children in Faith. In her free time, she enjoys wine & cooking with her band-director husband, making music with her family, and being on outdoor adventures with her entire clan- including the two dogs and the cat.

Alicia Wells

Instagram Manager

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Michelle Frick

Writer

Michelle lives in North Carolina with her husband and their two boys. Somehow she also shares her home with 3 dogs, a tree frog, and a chameleon. When she's not chasing after an animal, she's probably hearing everything there is to know about the latest video game. Besides her love of writing, she enjoys running, practicing yoga, and cheering on the Boston Red Sox.

Michelle Garrett

Writer

Michelle spends her days working on projects to improve the quality of life for the citizens of her community and her nights reading books to her 5 year-old about every kind of dinosaur there ever was (there are 900 validated species, in case you’re wondering). Together with her son, they created Wonder Club Explorers, a company to inspire wonder and curiosity in kids. She carves out time for herself on the weekends as an early morning exerciser and metalsmith of fine jewelry. She resides in Altadena with her husband and son amongst California Oak trees and a stone’s throw off the San Gabriel Mountains.

Sarah K

Writer

Sarah is the mom behind The Stylish Mommy on Instagram. With 2 girls of her own, she blogs about all things girly - lifestyle, fashion and beauty. Born in Israel, raised in Florida, she now resides in Miami with her husband and daughters. She has a full time secretarial job, enjoys blogging, and writing on her free time. Still being a kid at heart, she loves all things fun and amusement parks, especially Disney which makes her girls extra lucky. Not to mention, a huge fan of shopping!

Jen Boles

Writer

Jen is a culture-loving twin mom, obsessed with finding flight deals that dictate where her family will explore next! She started traveling internationally with her twins before they turned two and wants to give other families the confidence to travel far with their children. She is the owner and Chief Exploration Officer at Explore More Family Travel. When she's not planning a fabulous vacation, you can find her doing all the mom things like car pick up lines, cheering on the sidelines, and visiting local playgrounds.

Becky Mills

Writer

Becky is a devoted mother with a deep passion for writing. She taught fourth grade prior to fulfilling her lifelong dream of becoming a mother. Becky is now a stay at home mom. Her three year old daughter has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. EDS is a connective tissue disorder that causes hyper mobile joints along with a plethora of other symptoms including chronic pain. Becky enjoys spending all of her days with her little best friend and loves getting lost in a Nicholas Sparks novel.