Our Team

Patterson Publishing is a family-owned and -operated, full-service publishing company located in Lakeland, Florida. We specialize in publishing high-quality niche magazines that are tailored to our readers. We publish two magazines in-house as well as custom publish another. We would be happy to help with any of your publishing needs.

Laura Burke

Copy Editor

Jason Jacobs

Associate Publisher / Circulation Director

Annalee Mutz

Managing Editor

Annalee was born and raised in Japan and has spent most of her life abroad. She first moved to Lakeland in 2009 for college; married her husband, Michael Mutz, in 2012; and has called Lakeland home since. She holds degrees in journalism and public relations and a master’s in business administration.

Anushka van Huyssteen

Graphic Designer

Brandon Patterson

Associate Publisher / Production Director

Daniel Barcelo

Creative Director

Daniel Barceló is a multidisciplinary creative professional leading the design and photography teams as The Lakelander‘s creative director. As a graduate of both Lakeland Christian School and Southeastern University, Daniel is excited for the opportunity to work and invest in the city that he has called home for many years. He endeavors to grow the magazine’s brand and influence as it continues to empower and inspire Lakeland’s creatives and the community at large.

Curt Patterson

Publisher / Sales Director

Debra Patterson

Bookkeeper