Danielle Sottosanti, PhD, has been writing professionally for more than 15 years. She previously worked as a newspaper reporter for the Arizona Daily Star in Tucson, AZ, where she was recognized as Employee of the Year Award. She also received an Arizona Press Club Award for growth and development reporting and was runner up for the John Kolbe Politics and Government Reporting Award. From 2011 to 2013, Danielle was a reporter for two Financial Times publications – Ignites and FundFire. Since then, she has worked extensively as a freelance writer in the financial services industry and received her PhD in English from Fordham in 2019.