Amanda is the Senior Content Director for the Health & Parenting vertical at Meredith, overseeing brands like Shape.com, Parents.com, Health.com and Fitnessmagazine.com. She develops and executes digital strategy and manages the digital editorial teams. She also has a deep background in editing, writing, and using social media and video to connect with audiences.
Amanda was previously the Senior Digital Director at Shape.com and Fitnessmagazine.com, the Senior Digital Director at LHJ.com, and a Senior Editor at Ladies’ Home Journal. Under her leadership, Shape's #LoveMyShape campaign won a 2016 min Best of the Web award, and LHJ’s beauty blog, Gloss Daily, was named Best Blog at the 2013 min Editorial & Design Awards.
Before joining the LHJ team, Amanda held several roles at Parents and Parents.com including Media Editor, and Associate Editor, and worked on award-winning special projects.
Amanda has appeared on the Today show, Today in New York, and The Better Show. She regularly presents at conferences, webinars, and panels like the Folio: Show, min’s Social Media Bootcamp, and SPJ’s Excellence in Journalism conference. Amanda has been named one of Folio's Top Women in Media (2018) and one of AdWeek’s 15 young innovators in publishing (2015). She has also commented on digital and social strategy in AdWeek, Media Shepherd, and more.
Amanda graduated Magna Cum Laude from Miami University in Ohio with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Mass Communication. She lives in Manhattan with her husband and is based in Meredith Corporations’s New York offices.
In a past life, Amanda also designed websites and stationery, and her work has been featured on Glamour.com, Apartment Therapy, Notcot.org, TimeOutNY.com, The Frisky, DesignMom.com, Modish, and more. She’s not currently accepting freelance design assignments because her day job keeps her busy! ✌️