Michelle Gunesekara

Michelle Gunesekera

If there was an award for the World’s Most Fun Boss, Michelle would win hands down! Managing Editor and Founder of Chokolaate Magazine. Passionate about writing, Michelle is a firm believer of providing a platform for all teens and youth to shine and showcase their talents. She loves anything chocolate, mint and turquoise!

Shamindri De Sayrah

Shamindri De Sayrah

Resident entertainment expert. A TV and Movie fanatic with a passion for writing. Marketing Executive and writer at Chokolaate. When she’s not working for the mag, she’s in front of a screen fangirling over something, or someone. Check out her column, the Hollywood Connection!

Writers

Karen Gunesekera

Karen Gunesekera

Karen, AKA Kay, writer at Chokolaate whose hobbies include reading and cooking. Look out for her column for fitness ideas and tips.

Harithrya Kumaragamage

Harithrya Kumaragamage

A writer and our very own smart cookie. Minion and stationery lover. Check out her column A Walk in My Shoes, the Chokolaate magazine version of Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Sakuni Kalyanaratne

Sakuni Kalyanaratne

Full time Analyst and part time writer. She has loved writing since she was a kid. Keep a look out for her regular features, Photo Op and Without Borders.

Renushi Ubeyratne

Renushi Ubeyratne

An avid book lover, writer and DIY enthusiast. Look out for her column Read and Seek for reading recommendations and all things literary!

Nithya Sarathchandra

Nithya Sarathchandra

An undying cat lover and an absolute lover of meditation for the soul. Writer, news anchor, and also a lover of heights. Stay tuned for her beauty column and the precious beauty bag!

Radha Wimalawansa

Radha Wimalawansa

A freelance writer for ChokoLAATe with a love for teaching kids, compeering at events, spending time with nature and travelling. Check out her sports features in the mag!

Kalharie Pitigala

Kalharie Pitigala

Kalharie attends press conferences, writes special features, reviews, interviews and more for Chokolaate. She enjoys shopping, globetrotting, baking, reading, watching movies, listening to music and hanging out with her family.

Nethmi Jayatilleke

Nethmi Jayatilleke

An avid lover of music, theatre and poetry, Nethmi considers herself to be a professional procrastinator. She loves adventure, wildlife and is caffeine dependent. She is currently a freelance writer for Chokolaate Magazine.

Amana Ifthikar Fawaz

Amana Ifthikar Fawaz

Our resident Foodie. She loves reading, writing and listening to music. Check out her column, The Food Network.

Thamali Wijekoon

Thamali Wijekoon

A comic and movie enthusiast and freelance writer for Chokolaate. Along with a love for DC Comics and fantasy books and movies Thamali loves rock music, pizza, drawing portraits, playing badminton and travelling.

Charith Calvin Kulasiri

Charith Calvin Kulasiri

– Charith loves anything to do with cars, he’s a foodie, and a keen watch enthusiast. Check out his column for anything and everything automotive.

Sheramy Alles

Sheramy Alles

A freelance writer for Chokolaate with a love for reading.

Heshan Perera

Heshan Perera

Writer and musician at heart. Heshan loves playing guitar, singing and listening to music from the 80's and 90's.

Darshani Abeyrathna

Darshani Abeyrathna

A sweet and sensitive soul who would get lost just to help someone else find their way. For her writing is a miraculous gift and writing for Chokolaate comes first. She thinks big and thinks different and she encourages others to do the same.

Darshani Abeyrathna

Yashodara Embogama

An old soul lost in modern days. She loves everything from the era of Elvis Presley, Shakespeare and Fancy Ballroom gowns! Her utmost interest is towards Psychology. A poet, pianist, writer and most of all a dreamer. A huge puppy lover. A make up addict and love everything in RED!
Check out her health and wellness column, Well into Wellness in the magazine.

Darshani Abeyrathna

Acushla Mirihana

My name is Acushla Mirihana, and I’m seventeen years old. I study at Gateway College, Colombo, and I’m currently studying for my AS examinations. I am passionate about creative writing, poetry and all forms of art. (I perform martial arts as well!) I find joy in comforting people and bringing a smile to their faces, while simultaneously like empowering people, and helping them face their fears with confidence.

Photographers

Ushan Gunasekera

Ushan Gunasekera

If the Chokolaate crew were the Avengers, Ushan would be Tony Stark. Photographer at Chokolaate. When not busy shooting weddings and stylized shoots, Ushan is an avid gamer, enjoying playing the latest titles and collecting action figures of anything Star Wars to superheroes.

Pasan Dominic

Pasan Dominic

Pasan Konagama, but known among everybody as Pasan Dominic, photographer at Chokolaate magazine and wedding Photographer for cloud attic and Marine engineer. Model car collector and food lover.

Pasan Dominic

Praveen Mirando

Sees the world through a camera lens. Simple & silent. Creates a "WOW" at any situation. Travel freak, hates ordinary life and would go to extremes for a change. He can make anyone smile with the pictures he takes.