Janine V. Yoro was born in the Philippines, but grew up in Santa Maria, CA. She attended UCLA and graduated with a double major in Psychology and Sociology. She's a Harvard Business School affiliate and a certified HBX CORe Ambassador (which rebranded to HBS Online January 2019).
As a Los Angeles-based writer and published author, she has written for the 5th Element Magazine and was on staff as the Graffiti Editor. Releasing several issues with the magazine, she also contributed to social media content and covered numerous events. For several years, she wrote for Behind the Hustle while developing/curating new columns and articles for the website. She’s contributed to other outlets and platforms, which have included writing press releases, marketing promos, plans for brand development, business portfolios, biographies, blog content and many more.