Writer, Editor, Blogger
Meredith Bodgas is a magazine and web editor and writer. She's currently the editor-in-chief of Working Mother and WorkingMother.com. Before that, she was executive editor at Bauer Xcel's Women's Group, overseeing FirstforWomen.com, WomansWorldMag.com, and senior editor of WomansDay.com. In 2010 and 2011, she blogged about weddings five days a week for Glamour.com.
She graduated magna cum laude from Brandeis University, where she majored in American Studies and minored in journalism. She went on to work as an editor for Ladies' Home Journal, Brides Local Magazines/Brides.com, Parenting, Babytalk, The Knot, and WhatToExpect.com. She's written for NYTimes.com, Huffington Post, Family Circle (where she was an American Society of Magazine Editors intern), Glamour, Redbook, Seventeen, All You, Time Out New York, Manhattan Magazine, BusinessWeek.com, and MensFitness.com, among others. Her writing has also appeared on MSN.com and Shine, Yahoo's women's site, and in a syndicated column for Scripps Howard newspapers across the country. See examples of her work. She has extensive SEO training and on-camera experience (both live and pre-recorded), and has done voiceovers for videos. She has also contributed to books published by Penguin, Harper Collins, and Clarkson Potter. She lives in Long Island, NY, with her husband and son. You can learn way more than you've ever wanted to know about her on her wedding, marriage, and baby blog, MeritalBliss.com.
To contact Meredith about editing and writing assignments, please e-mail her. Sorry, but she's unable to respond to public relations pitches.
Follow Meredith on Twitter: @mereditor.