Lauchlin Fields manages and maintains the Mississippi Today website and develops growth and brand strategies for the organization. She formed and leads our engagement team, a small group focused on strengthening audience engagement through newsletter products, enhanced story presentation, social media strategies, SEO, marketing and branding. Lauchlin served as web manager for Mississippi Today before the site launched in 2016, a role she maintained until joining the team full-time as web editor August 2017.
She has a bachelor’s in Southern Studies from the University of Mississippi and was a reporter for The Vicksburg Post, as well as the writer for Vicksburg Impressions magazine. Lauchlin founded and was the publisher and editor of The ‘Sip Magazine, a print publication centered on Mississippi culture. She is co-owner of Front Porch Fodder, a web and graphic design and social media management company.