Who We Are
ALLISON B. COHEN Allison is the publisher of both the Larchmont Ledger, since 2015, and the Los Feliz Ledger since 2005. She holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism (her theses was on local community newspaper development) as well as a B.A., also from USC, in Broadcast Journalism. Prior to starting the Ledger newspapers, Allison wrote for the Los Angeles Times, the Larchmont Chronicle and other publications. She has lived in the neighborhoods of Hancock Park, Oxford Square and Los Feliz and has served as a vestry and school board member for St. James Episcopal Church and school, on the board of the Ebell of Los Angeles, as a local Big Sunday Captain and a long-time member of the Larchmont Babysitting Co-Op. Allison has two grown sons who, after graduating from Loyola High School, now attend Georgetown University and Boston College.
ERIN HICKEY Erin joined the Larchmont Ledger family in March 2015. Previously, she worked as a freelancer, writing for FLOOD Magazine and copy-editing for Rare Bird Books, J. Ryan Stradal, and 826LA. In college, she was managing editor of her school paper, the Union Weekly. A native Angeleno, Erin enjoys window-shopping on Larchmont Boulevard and prosciutto sandwiches from Larchmont Village Wine.
SHEILA LANE Sheila has been with the Larchmont Ledger since February 2015. Prior to that she was a writer for an internet news program, a contributing writer to a series of books on Hollywood legends and a development executive for television and film companies, including the Hallmark Hall of Fame. Sheila’s connection to the Larchmont community stems from years of involvement with the St. James’ Episcopal School, Operation School Bell and Marlborough School.
LIBBY BUTLER-GLUCK is the Advertising Manager, overseeing ad sales, client relations and management of accounts. She resides in Los Feliz with her husband, David and daughter, Georgi. Libby’s favorite pastime is knitting (she’s quite good at it), she loves Korean BBQ and when asked what her favorite color is, she says she is currently “obsessed with pastels.”
TIFFANY SIMS has been the graphic designer for the Ledger newspapers since 2007. She has a BFA in Graphic Design from UCLA. While she currently lives in the Valley, she has owned a triplex in Silver Lake since 2003. She enjoys going to flea markets, DIY home improvement projects and fixing up vintage travel trailers.