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CU Writers

Staff Writers

Walker Evans

Walker is the founder of ColumbusUnderground.com and co-founder of TheMetropreneur.com along with his wife and business partner Anne Evans. Walker has turned local media from a hobby into a full time career over the past decade and serves on multiple boards and committees throughout the community.

Anne Evans

Anne Evans is the Co-Founder and Director of Operations for The Metropreneur and Columbus Underground. Her regular columns are At Home, focused on living in urban areas and historic homes, At Work, focused on working in urban areas and creative spaces, and Mega Weekend. Anne began the Historical Dinner Club in October 2013, an event benefiting the Columbus Historical Society, for which she is a board member. She also advocates for Columbus City Schools and actively works to improve the elementary school at Hubbard Avenue.

Ayana Wilson

Ayana Wilson is a former staff writer at Columbus Underground who covered local restaurant industry news.

Brent Warren

Brent Warren is a staff contributor to Columbus Underground who writes about urban development, transportation, city planning, neighborhoods, civics and other related topics.

Melanie McIntyre

Melanie McIntyre is a featured freelance writer for Columbus Underground who also writes about fashion, style and pop culture on her blog, Thoroughly Modern Melly. Melanie is an Ohio State University graduate, lives in the Short North, and enjoys reading and running.

Freelance Writers

Miriam Bowers Abbott

Miriam Bowers Abbott is a freelancer contributor to Columbus Underground who reviews restaurants, writes food-centric featurettes and occasionally pens other community journalism pieces.

Hope Madden

Hope Madden is a freelance contributor on Columbus Underground who covers the independent film scene, writes film reviews and previews film events.

Halie Williams

Halie Williams is currently attending the Ohio State University and working towards a bachelors in Journalism. Born and raised in Columbus. Lover of books, classic rock and sports. Positive outlook enthusiast. Aspiring writer and drummer.

Community Contributors

Intern Writers

Briana Henry

Briana is an intern writer at Columbus Underground who writes concert and live music reviews and previews, local band spotlights, album reviews, and other featurettes related to the local music scene.


Want to join us?

We post open positions for staff writers and internships on our JOBS page. If you're interested in becoming a community contributor about a topic you're passionate about, send us an email to info@columbusunderground.com.