Datrianna is a Chicago native, living in New York City. She currently works as a Senior Product Designer at Spotify, where she uses her storytelling skills to shape digital products. She has taken creative-nonfiction writing courses at Gotham Writers Workshop and has taken two TV Writing courses under Dylan Gary at the New York Screenwriters Lab, where she began working on her pilot, Relax. Datrianna has studied at both Howard University and the School of Visual Arts, where she earned her MFA in Interaction Design. Inspired by her own coming out experience and mental health struggles, Datrianna is eager to create drama-comedies that tell intersectional stories about sexuality, mental health, and modern families.
A people-pleasing, software engineer navigates being a millennial in New York City, with the company of her three closest friends, while accepting her queer identity and managing her debilitating anxiety.