Kassidy McDonald


Freelance Work

Kassidy has recently begun freelancing for The List. 

Monumental Magazine Digital Editions

Kassidy served as the EIC of Maryland's fashion magazine where she was able to create digital issues that showcased student designers, writers, photographers, and creators. Check out the two editions that she has previously published on issu.com.  

Kassidy served as EIC in this most recent issue. She also shot the cover image and wrote the letter from the editor. She worked with the design and layout team to create a framework for the magazine and designed multiple pages. She oversaw the entire team of writers, photographers, and graphic designers. 

Kassidy served as the Creative Director in Monumental's first ever digital edition. She worked alongside the EIC to decide color schemes, plan out graphics, and learned how to use InDesign to create the magazine. Her role in this magazine prepared her to take on the EIC role the following year.

The Intention Issue

About Kassidy: 

Kassidy graduated from the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. She was the Editor-in-Chief of Monumental Magazine, UMD's student-run fashion, beauty, and lifestyle publication.

At UMD, she completed her capstone course about Title IX and spent a semester working on researching how girls in high school sports are treated unfairly. She has also previously interned for American Salon. 

Kassidy is passionate about reading, loves the beach, and spending time with her family, friends and French Bulldog.