Karolina Phoebe Andersen - writer, painter, photographer, singer, bassist, songwriter. She was born in St. Petersburg, Russia, where she lived until the age of 12.

Karolina spent about ten years working in the food & beverage industry up and down the East Coast as a server, at turn-and-burn crab-shacks, at white-table cloth upscale joints and everywhere in between. She is a serious foodie when life affords it.

Outside of the restaurant industry, Karolina spent eleven years working for a group life & disability insurance company.

Her experience in these two industries provides a bases for her business writing. However, she also writes creatively: poetry, short stories, and creative nonfiction. Samples of these creative pieces can be found on her blog: www.nomadka.com.