About Model D

The Model D team:

Dorothy Hernandez, managing editor
Dorothy Hernandez is managing editor of Model D and the editorial director of Issue Media Group. Previously she was a food journalism fellow with Feet in Two Worlds and WDET, was managing editor at Hour Detroit magazine and has contributed to NPR, Thrillist, Eater and a variety of other publications. Follow her on Twitter @dorothy_lynn_h.
Mike Galbraith, news editor
If the name sounds familiar you might recognize it from his byline in our sister Urban Innovation Exchange publication. Galbraith has also contributed stories to the University Research Corridor, Workforce Intelligence Network, and Mode Shift. He's a 2005 graduate of Central Michigan University, where he received a B.S. in English (concentrating on creative writing and fiction). Galbraith is also a singer-songwriter who has performed in area coffee houses, pubs, and music venues, including the Lager House and the Old Miami. If you have a development news tip for Galbraith, drop him a line here.
Nick Hagen, managing photographer
Nick is a Detroit-based portrait and documentary photographer interested in showcasing the world in the most objective and truthful way possible. His work has been commissioned both nationally and internationally. His professional and personal photography can be viewed here. Follow him on Instagram @nickhagenphoto for pictures of funny signs.

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Model D is published by Detroit-based Issue Media Group. Co-Founders: Brian J. Boyle and Paul Schutt.
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