Carla is a Filipino writer whose work has been published in Insider, Business Insider, Architectural Digest, Elemental, Observer, and more. She writes about a wide range of topics, but her interests lie in health & wellness, culture, and sustainability. Outside of writing, she is a theatre practitioner with several theatre credits under her belt.
Carla received her bachelor's degree in Communication Arts from the University of the Philippines Los Baños where she majored in Theatre Arts and minored in Writing.
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