Brooke McCluskey developed a love for writing as a high school newspaper reporter in Fishers, Indiana. She's been a part of the Hoosier Times team for 15 years and is the Wedding Guide's editor and head writer. She also coordinates content for several other publications, including INstride, BizNet and Homes & Lifestyles magazine. In her free time, she and her husband are renovating a fixer-upper property in rural Bloomington.
A lifelong Hoosier, Shaylan Owen grew up near rural Delphi. He graduated from Wabash College in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts, focused on photography. After developing his graphic design skills at another newspaper, he made the move to The Herald-Times in 2007. In seven years as a designer, he won numerous awards, including two for “best designer,” and also worked on many special publication and photography projects. He is now the marketing manager for Hoosier Times. Shaylan is a self-described “food nerd;” he creates, prepares and photographs recipes for H&L magazine. When not working, he enjoys cooking, reading, running and all manner of nerdly things.