Letisha Marrero


Letisha Marrero has written about pop culture, politics, race, gender and the urban Afro-Latino experience for nearly 15 years. A veteran music and entertainment journalist, Letisha has penned cover stories and features for such magazines as The Source, Vibe, Vibe Vixen, Tu Vida, Teen People, Honey, Star and Cosmo for Latinas. A former executive editor of Latina magazine and managing editor of Nickelodeon’s parenting site, Letisha is also the author of Livin’ La Vida Loca: The Unauthorized Biography of Ricky Martin (HarperCollins 1999), and a contributing author to the anthology, Border-Line Personalities: A New Generation of Latinas Dish on Sex, Sass and Cultural Shifting (Rayo 2004).

Besides TV One, Letisha’s online byline can be found on iVillage, Mamiverse, LasFabulosas, Momtourage and more.