As West Coast Editor, Kamala writes about the latest news, trends, and product innovations. She attends industry events, trade shows, and interviews salon owners about business tips and best practices. Kamala is responsible for several monthly columns including Beauty Counter, Nailed Down, and Real Stories. Prior to joining the American Salon team, Kamala was the Digital Editor for E! Online at NBC Universal, Editorial Assistant for Malibu Times Magazine, and an Editorial Intern for TotalBeauty.com. Kamala earned her B.A. in Communication from the University of Southern California’s prestigious Annenberg School of Communication & Journalism. She currently resides in Los Angeles.