Naomi Kennedy

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University Of Mississippi
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  • Naomi is a contributing writer for
  • While in college, she helped contribute to the website formally known as, which explored the rich food scene in Oxford, Mississippi.
  • Naomi has also dabbled in the foodstagram industry with her food-centric Instagram account.


Naomi has been contributing to the world of online journalism since her college days but attained her first professional role in the industry in 2018. Her first gig was with The Inquisitr, where she covered the happenings of the world's biggest celebs. She joined the Mashed team in 2021, giving her an opportunity to turn a lifelong passion for all things food into a paycheck. She abides by the rule that "phone eats first," and firmly believes that everything tastes better in a tortilla.


Naomi attended the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS, where she majored in print journalism with minors in English and Italian. Hotty Toddy!
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