The editorial team has a special attachment to our new series, The Trailblazers: Rewriting the Narrative, because so many of us feel that media portrayals of women have been too one dimensional. Today, women are doing incredible things in all fields – from science and technology to finance, law, business, athletics and more. With the Trailblazers series, we hope to highlight and celebrate female role models, encourage more equal and just representation in the media, and help foster a more tight-knit community locally helping women find mentors, business partners, friends and more.
Below, you’ll find some incredible trailblazers from in and around Balboa Park & Hillcrest that we hope you will check out, follow and support.
I’m a city girl, born and raised in Manhattan, NY. I grew up playing sports, refusing to wear dresses (sorry Mom), and thinking that I was going to be the first woman in the NBA. I grew up in a pretty health-conscious household and although I was by no means ‘overweight. Read more>>
Dr. Elizabeth Winter
Mosaic Integrative Medicine offers integrative and functional medicine for all of life’s stages. We combine cutting-edge laboratory testing, evidence-based natural medicine, and our patients’ unique preferences and values to come to customized treatment plans that yield big results. Read more>>
Dr. Theresa Pulickal, DPT, RYT
I started practice in pediatrics with severe neurological impairments in Los Angeles, California. I would visit children in their homes or schools. I will always have a special place in my heart for those children. I started working with adults when I moved to San Diego. Read more>>