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Pacific, Mission & Ocean Beach’s Rising Stars

The heart of our mission at the SD Voyager is to find the amazing souls that breathe life into our city. In the recent weeks, we’ve had the privilege to connect with some of the San Diego’s finest artists, creatives, entrepreneurs and rabble rousers and we can’t begin to express how impressed we are with our city’s incredibly deep talent pool. Check out inspiring stories from Pacific, Mission & Ocean Beach below.

Victoria Aragon

I mostly drew people and colored a lot during class. My earliest and fondest memory in my drawing journey was when my parents bought the DVD release for Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, it had a feature called “How to draw Spirit by James Baxter. Read more>>

Victoria Davis

I studied multi-media journalism at Point Loma Nazarene University (PLNU) in San Diego and graduated in May 2018. I have been out of college for over a year now and it’s been a surprise where my post-grad journalism journey has led. Read more>>

Sara Schaer

As a working mom, I often found myself searching for a better solution to the carpool chaos. When it came time to school pickups, dropoffs, baseball practice, saxophone lessons, and meetings. Read more>>

Jesse Currie

I had been working in Marketing and Sales for a number of different companies for years and absolutely hated it. Soul sucking is a great phrase to describe my feelings every day I went into the office. Read more>>

Aujanae Mckinney

Around the end of October 2015, I was transitioning from one duty station to the next, so I had more downtime than usual. One day a photographer by the name of Jamon reached out to me to model for him. Read more>>

Halee Kalevitch and Andrea Kelley

Bear Necessities Co is a family-owned CBD naturals company based out of San Diego, California. Our philosophy is very simple: CBD is good for you. It’s great for the environment, it’s great for your skin, and it’s great for your health. Read more>>

Gary Jacobi

I grew up here in San Diego, graduated from Santana high school spent most of my time as a youth in sports and building and working on race cars later expanding into automotive stores which I had three, tire store. Read more>>

Kyle LeBlanc

At a young age, I became crafty and creative doing construction with my dad. About two years ago I moved into my own apartment. After designing/building all of my furniture I sat back and realized I didn’t have anything on my walls. Read more>>

Keilani Francisco

Ever since I was young I always knew I wanted to help people. I wanted to inspire people to think differently, to believe in themselves, to follow their passions, and to strive to be the best person they could be. Read more>>

1 Comment

  1. Ramona

    January 23, 2019 at 6:52 pm

    Thank you so much for including me and The Hair Cooperative with this amazing group of people! Very cool! 💗

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