What I Do

I’m a reporter, editor and host with 20 years experience in Australia and the United States. I’ve held senior positions at Channel 10, The Source Magazine, Daily Mail, SiriusXM Radio, DrJays.com and founded and edited Australia’s most successful Hip-Hop magazine, Urban Hitz, when I was 23 years old. I’ve worked across print, radio, TV and digital arms of media and have been an active mentor for young women since the beginning of my career.

Step Forward: Vision Board Workshop [March 2018]

STEP FORWARD Vision Board Workshop, Sydney Australia Grab your girls and let’s celebrate Women’s History Month! Are you in need

Catch Up On The Latest Episodes Of ‘The Bridge’ Podcast

Life comes at you fast, doesn’t it! I haven’t had a chance to post the past six episodes of our

Episode 7 Of The Bridge Podcast: Getting Stronger

Episode 5 of The Bridge podcast is now live! Myself and Nate Wade chop it up about: -Is yet *another*

Episode 6 Of The Bridge Podcast: All For One, One For All

Episode 6 of The Bridge is now live! Myself and Nate Wade chop it up about hot topics: -The recent

Episode 5 Of The Bridge Podcast: “Talk That Talk”

Episode 5 of The Bridge podcast is now live! Myself and Nate Wade chop it up about: -The meaning behind

Episodes 3 and 4 Of The Bridge Podcast

During Episodes 3 and 4 of The Bridge podcast, Simone and Nate cover a wide variety of topics including: -Repeal

Episode 2 Of The Bridge Podcast: Sexual Healing

On the latest episode of The Bridge, Simone Amelia and Nate Wade chop it up about: -The growing (and interesting)

The Debut Episode Of The Bridge Podcast

What a HELLUVA year it has been. Enduring a serious flare up with my Crohn’s Disease that literally forced me

Talking The Source, Racism In Australia, Hip Hop & More On The Karen Hunter Show, SiriusXM

Yesterday [Monday, March 28] I had the absolute pleasure of stopping by The Karen Hunter Show on the UrbanView channel

Becoming The Editor Of The Source Magazine

A full-circle moment, as defined by Merriam-Webster, is a “series of developments that lead back to the original source.” The

Joe Budden Talks “All Love Lost,” VH1’s Couples Therapy, Strip Clubs & More

Joe Budden sat down with DJ Leon Smith and myself (the latter who’s in-studio for the first time from Australia)

Sharon Carpenter Talks Debut Role In “Empire”

I sat down with Sharon Carpenter on “International Affair” (The Cut Channel, DASH Radio) to talk about her debut in