Categories: Meet the Team!



KATHRYN CAUDLE is currently completing her A.A. in Fine Arts, with an emphasis in Art History, from San Diego Mesa College. Her goal is to continue her education and eventually earn a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree. She comes from a military family and lived in both Europe and the Far East as a pre-teen. She attended high school in Kailua, Hawaii, which gave her a unique view of the natural fusion of land, air, and sea. That is where she discovered her passion for photography and subsequently created a freelance photography business, Scratchkatshots. Working with various clientele, Kathryn immerses herself in San Diego’s visual and culinary art scene. She volunteers for Thumbprint Art Gallery‘s  many pop-up art shows and events. She also participates as an exhibiting artist in small art shows that showcase the work of other emerging artists.


RISHABH DANGI is currently pursuing his MBA from University of San Diego with a minor in Marketing. He is a software engineer with close to 3 years of experience as a Techno Consultant for Accenture. Being raised in a business family, Rishabh has always wanted to help his family with the business. After his job at Accenture, he diverted his attention towards the supporting the family business and soon realized that he lacked sufficient sales and marketing expertise. Henceforth, he made it his objective to become an influential marketer who can animate the in-animate using the appropriate skills in PR and Marketing. With this goal in mind, working at a creative arts industry organization was the perfect start he needed. To find balance with work he tries to get into adventurous activities as often as possible. In the past year, he has already experienced Skydiving, Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Skiing and Surfing; in addition to becoming a Dance Marathoner in the Bollywood style.


MICHELLE MEILLON SANCHEZ is currently completing her associates degree in Communication Studies, with a minor in Marketing from San Diego City College. Her goal is to transfer in Fall 2018 to SDSU or SFSU. She also holds a degree in Radio Broadcasting and Oral Communications. Michelle comes from a Mexican-French heritage and speaks Spanish and English. Some of her hobbies include hiking, running, writing, and reading where she finds a lot of inspiration. Michelle is inspired by Fashion because of its daily opportunities to create and is amazed at how Fashion has inspired so many people around the world. She maintains a strong work ethic and has been working since she was 16 years old. Michelle has worked for Univision Sports, R1 Sports, and a few boutique marketing agencies in Baja, CA.

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Vanguard Culture

Vanguard Culture is an online media entity designed for culturally savvy, socially conscious individuals. We provide original interviews and reviews of the people, places, and events that make up San Diego’s thriving arts and culture community, as well as curated snapshots of the week’s best, most inspiring and unique cultural and culinary events. We believe in making a difference in the world, supporting San Diego’s vibrant visual and performing arts community and bringing awareness to important social and community causes.