About Us

Carpe Daily is a life tips magazine run by a team of seasoned journalists with input from a wide variety of topic experts. This blog is our outlet for publishing positive, educational content on topics we’re passionate about.

Meet Our Team


Holly Rollins

Holly is the senior editor to Carpe Daily, hollymrollins.com and is named one of the top content marketers globally by the Content Marketing Institute: 2014, 2015 and 2016. Rollins has more than 20 years experience in strategic marketing, content marketing, digital marketing and public relations

Her prior work experience spans international healthcare to national and regional nonprofit organizations, including Agfa, the Horatio Alger Association, the Upstate SC Alliance and many other companies. She earned a master’s in journalism/global PR from USC and a BS in graphic design/marketing from Appalachian State University.

Holly is a style, fashion and travel writer, loving to travel the world for business and fun, while seeking out the latest cultural and fashion movements. She loves to paint, paddle board and is addicted to Barre workout classes.


Caroline Davis

Caroline is a contributing editor to Carpe Daily covering healthcare, digital marketing, business and lifestyle tips. She has previous experience in digital marketing, content marketing, social media management and public relations. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in journalism/PR from The University of South Carolina. When not working, she enjoys traveling, photography and a good bottle of wine.


Carrie Thompson

Carrie is a digital content specialist and contributing editor to Carpe Daily covering topics including environmentalism, outdoor activities, traveling, DIY and kids. On the weekends, Carrie enjoys hiking the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia, volunteering at community events and gardening.

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Mary-Elizabeth Schurrer

Mary-Elizabeth Schurrer is a writer, blogger, natural health enthusiast and self-described bohemian. She lives, loves and seeks adventure on the sunny Florida Gulf Coast and believes everything is better beachside. In her spare time, Mary-Elizabeth also blogs on her personal site Health Be a Hippie where she posts recipe creations, organic beauty hacks, fitness tips and snarky observations, while sending a message of personal empowerment to anyone who stumbles upon her little corner of the blogosphere.


Jessica Thiefels

Jessica Thiefels is an editor and publisher relations manager at Carpe Daily, with expertise in education, outdoor sports, and fitness (she’s also a certified personal trainer!). When she’s not spreading great content to the masses or training fitness clients, she’s hiking, camping and enjoying the San Diego sunshine.