As a native Orlando resident, Sandra Carr has seen Central Florida grow into a metropolitan city since her childhood. While growing up in O-town, she has always had a passion for writing and music as well as having a knack for meeting bands. After graduating from the University of Central Florida with a B.A. in Radio/Television in 1992, she started her writing career as a medical producer for the CBS affiliate WCPX Channel 6 (it’s now WKMG Channel 6). She also was the associate producer and arts editor for the Chicago Tribune’s award-winning entertainment website Orlando CityBeat.com and the associate editor of Create Magazine. Carr’s main focus is entertainment and has interviewed celebrities, including actor Dennis Hopper and singer Cyndi Lauper during her career, covered red carpet celebrity parties and has written about a tiki road trip through Florida. She currently freelance writes for Atomic Ranch magazine, Destination Hyatt, the Orlando Sentinel, Orlando Arts Magazine, Time Out Chicago, Venus Zine, Us Weekly, Winter Park Magazine and Zagat Survey.