Lena specializes in content creation, digital marketing, and fitness instruction. Lena Young is an Editorial Assistant at TechTarget and a recent "Double Husky" Cum Laude graduate of Northeastern University.
In December 2018, Lena completed a Graduate Certificate in Technological Entrepreneurship at Northeastern University, making her a "Double Husky" scholar. Lena also earned a Master of Arts in Journalism (Media Innovation concentration) from Northeastern University in May 2018.
Lena is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s University, where she made the Dean’s List, qualified for the University’s Honors Program, accepted her nomination into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and earned a Bachelor of Arts in English and Communication Studies with a concentration in Journalism and a minor in Marketing.
Lena discovered her love for journalism in high school through enrollment in journalism courses for honors English students. Thus, Lena became involved with the school newspaper, The Crusader, as a News Editor, and took on the role of Editor-In-Chief. Lena also led the newsroom as Editor-In-Chief for the Young Crusader.
Previously, Lena was a Social Media Director of The Huntington News and a Co-Founder of Northeastern's publication on marginalized groups, The Margins, with classmates from the School of Journalism's Media Innovation program.
Academics aside, Lena also enjoys her roles as a Founder and AAAI/ISMA Certified Personal Trainer at Young Fit Fam, Content Creator at Spoon University, Co-Founder of Soleius, and Brand Representative for Zyia Active.
Lena also contributes to Her Campus and The Avenue.
Similarly to Lena’s interest in writing leading her to journalism, Lena’s love of fitness has inspired her to pursue fitness instruction. Lena finds her part-time role as a Certified Personal Trainer to be incredibly rewarding. Lena is also certified in Total Body Strength & Conditioning, Cycling, and PILOXING instruction, and she has enjoyed fitness instruction since 2011.
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Lena values her well-rounded experience in media, and feels a constant hunger to innovate.
Speaking of hunger, Lena runs a food blog.
Check out Lena's food blog and foodstagram, with the warning that sudden feelings of hunger are not uncommon among viewers.