Allison Lau (she/her) is an award-winning digital media journalist based in New York City. She is passionate about stories caught at the intersection of social justice, identity and culture. Her work has been published by CNBC, VICE, Huffington Post and Condé Nast Entertainment, among others. She is a proud California native and the daughter of two immigrant photographers who shaped her to become a lifelong visual storyteller. She loves encompassing beautifully shot photos and videos with her words whenever possible and hopes that her stories will allow people to think about nuanced topics through a compassionate lens. When she is not scavenging for fault lines or reporting on stories, you can find her biking around New York searching for the best street-eats the city has to offer!