Teresa Jusino - WRITER

BIO

Teresa Jusino is a native New Yorker and a proud bisexual, Puerto Rican, Jewish woman with ADHD. For nearly a decade, Jusino was a pop culture writer, her work appearing in outlets like Tor.com, Jezebel, Latina Magazine, Teen Vogue, and The Mary Sue, where she was an editor for three years.

Since then, Jusino has done development work at Topple Productions, and written two one-act plays which have been produced by the L.A-based theater company, Force of Nature Productions. In 2018, Jusino launched Pomonok Entertainment, a production banner incorporating a mission of alleviating homelessness into the larger mission of telling entertaining, inclusive stories. Pomonok has produced theater, podcasts, and filmed content.

Jusino was a 2021 DISRUPTORS Fellow and was a Finalist for WeScreenplay’s Diverse Voices Screenwriters’ Lab the same year. She lives in Los Angeles with her production sound mixer wife, who would like to inform the world her job title is “Production Sound Mixer,” not “sound guy.” Please adjust your job postings accordingly.