Our Team

Wordland Design brings together experienced strategists, copywriters, and other experts to supplement internal teams and meet business goals. Our mission is to foster a supportive community of people who solve problems with language.


Margot Merrill Fernandez
founder and creative director

Margot has more than 20 years of experience building complex digital products that are easy and enjoyable to use.  She created and grew the content strategy team at Hot Studio in 2012 before joining Facebook in 2014. At Facebook, Margot led projects to overhaul the main marketing sites for businesses and careers, and managed teams of content strategists working on Facebook Pages and Events. 

With Wordland, Margot brings together experienced strategists and copywriters to supplement internal teams and meet your business goals. 


charlotte scatliffe
project manager

Charlotte has more than 10 years' experience managing and executing projects with global teams. Charlotte ensures that the Wordland team works seamlessly with clients, tracking every project detail and deliverable with impeccable care. She specializes in delivering winning results while improving colleagues' and clients' morale and shared culture.


Brand & Content Strategist

Erin has spent more than 15 years designing product and communications programs that turn ideas into stories that inspire action. She’s led brand and content strategy projects for B2B and B2C clients in tech, consumer packaged goods, and academia. Erin’s experience with both product design and marketing give her the unusual ability to help stakeholders in different roles companywide find common language.

Whether thinking big or digging into details, Erin leads and integrates with teams to create experiences that delight customers and meet business goals.

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Heather porter
Content Strategist and Copywriter

Heather is an experienced writer and editor who specializes in crafting meaningful content. With a background in creative writing, she has worked with clients large and small to produce strategic copy that engages, informs, and motivates. 



Danielle Devereux
Digital Strategist & SEO Specialist

Danielle is a digital strategist and SEO specialist. As a member of the Wordland team, she works with clients to develop their SEO content strategy. She is also the founder and chief strategist at damolade consulting, a full-stack marketing service consultancy based in Austin, Texas.


rebekah otto
senior strategist

Rebekah Otto is a content strategist with more than a decade of experience building products and growing editorial brands at Atlas Obscura, Dictionary.com, and Babylist. She's built best-in-class content programs across web, social, email, and video to reach millions. She loves working with organizations to create research-driven content strategies that make products more human.