kristen castillo media


About Kristen

A versatile writer, she writes about many topics including lifestyle, weddings, family, food, health and fitness, women’s interest, education and consumer news.

Kristen is also the author of the e-book, "Weddings on a Dime: How to Plan Your Big Day Without Breaking the Bank."

She’s president of the San Diego Press Club; vice president of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Pacific Southwest chapter; and a member of the Society of Professional Journalists.

A graduate of Fairfield University, she lives in Southern California with her husband and two sons.



“Kristen Castillo is an invaluable asset to Style Media Group's team of freelance writers. She's able to write about a broad range of topics, consistently meets deadlines and delivers quality, well-researched and engaging articles. It's truly a pleasure to work with her.”

Megan Elaine Lim, Editor in Chief,
Style Media Group


“Kristen can find and analyze information others don’t even know exists. She can take this information and parlay it into articulate and powerful language. She is trustworthy, compassionate and dedicated. Anyone who hires Kristen will see her humble, but aggressively dogged work ethic.” 

Mitch Blacher, investigative reporter,
NBC Philadelphia


‘[Kristen’s] work ethic is second to none. She is dogged in her pursuit of the facts for her in-depth investigations. Kristen is creative, personable and most importantly...has a level of integrity you don't often see in today's workplace. She's delightful and easy to work with. Everyone loves Kristen!’

Carol LeBeau,
Independent Media Production Professional




Connect with Kristen:

(619) 889-4578


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