is a freelance editor and writer with a decade of experience at some of the biggest women's magazines in the country. Her beats are style for real women, consumer products, travel, home decorating and entertaining, and parenting.
For three-plus years, Brooke was a senior editor at Good Housekeeping, where she turned lab results from the Good Housekeeping Research Institute into lively service stories, from pillows to 3D printers. She also wrote and did market work for the fashion and home pages, as well as the annual Best Toy Awards, VIP Awards, Gift Guide, and car test.
Previously, Brooke was fashion features editor at O, The Oprah Magazine, where she conceptualized, assigned, reported, edited, and wrote for the FOB and Well style pages. She edited Dr. Phil and Suze Orman and interviewed Sheryl Crow, Sofia Vergara, Mary-Louise Parker, Pat Field, Joel McHale, and Vera Wang, among others.
Brooke edited and produced six Oprah anthologies: O's Best Advice Ever!; Love Your Life!; Dream Big!; O's Big Book of Happiness; O's Guide to Life, and the O, The Oprah Magazine Cookbook.
She started as an editorial assistant at Vitals Man and Vitals Woman, twin luxury lifestyle magazines launched in 2004. She's written for Consumer Reports' ShopSmart, Glamour, Travel+Leisure, Budget Travel, New York Magazine, Jane, and YM, where she was an ASME intern.
Now and then, Brooke plays food critic for the Newark Star-Ledger Munchmobile. She graduated summa cum laude from NYU in 2004 with dual majors in Print Journalism and Gender Studies.