Style Spy: Elissa Lorentz

Name: Elissa Lortenz
Occupation: Quality analyst
Spotted: Indy Pride parade, June 14
Wearing: Floral skirt and blouse from Express, shoes from Macy’s, leash from Petco
The look: “I dress with a lot of color, and I try to match my dog’s leash. His name’s Khalasi. It’s Arabic for cutie.”

Fernandez began writing for Indianapolis Monthly in 1995 while studying journalism at Indiana University. One of her freelance assignments required her to join a women's full-tackle football team for a season. She joined the staff in 2005 to edit IM's ancillary publications, including Indianapolis Monthly Home. In 2011, she became a senior editor responsible for the Circle City section as well as coverage of shopping, homes, and design-related topics. Now an executive editor, she lives downtown.