Founder of Live From The Southside April Monterrosa is a San Antonio, Texas native born and raised on the South side. She is a published author who has been featured in Good Housekeeping and SAXtreme Magazine. She is a Certified Tourism Ambassador for the City of San Antonio, is a member and ambassador for the South Chamber of Commerce and integral member of the Tourism Committee, on the Palo Alto College Cosmetology Advisory committee, a Mitchell Lake Audubon Center board member, a member of Texas Auto Writers Association, James Avery Artisan Jewelry ambassador and works with several brands throughout the state of Texas.
Monterrosa’s writing career began 9 years ago with a niche for travel, small Texas towns, self-care, and inspiring her readers to make time for adventure, self care and fun. She also owns Shine Beautifully, a beauty and spa studio specializing in skin care and self care consulting. Follow April Monterrosa on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.