Jovelle Tamayo is an independent visual journalist currently based in South Seattle, where she is pursuing personal projects about race, immigration and women, and documenting her quickly changing community. Her photos have appeared in outlets including BuzzFeed News, Seattle Weekly, The New York Times, The Seattle Globalist, Esquire, The Star-Ledger, and Jovelle is excited to empower the next generation of talented storytellers, who will — without doubt — make waves in our media landscape.

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