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Meet the team

Kim

Kim Tranell is the Editor of Choices.

Previously, she was a freelance health writer and a Senior Editor at Seventeen magazine. Aside from her fondness for all things teen and her undying love for journalism, she's obsessed with running around her Brooklyn neighborhood, following dogs on Instagram, and reading YA novels (especially ones with overly precocious protagonists). She hails from the tiny towns of Larksville and State College, PA.

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Marilu Lopez is the Art Director of Choices.

She is inspired by her funny, silly and happy dog, and began her career at Rolling Stone Magazine. She has been the Creative Director of several publications including Good Housekeeping, Redbook and Woman’s Day.

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Jacquie Itsines is the Assistant Editor of Choices.  

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Madeleine Thompson is the Editorial Assistant at Choices.

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Judy is the digital product director at Choices.

 

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Louise Rozett loves writing the teacher's guide for Choices

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Amy is a middle school health teacher in Shanghai.

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Jeff is a middle school health teacher in Massachusetts.

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Elizabeth writes about health, science, humor, and parenting.

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Jane is a freelance writer based in Florida. 

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Berna is a Teen Advisor for the YMCA. 

 

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Writer Sally Kuzemchak

Sally, MS, RD, is a registered dietitian.

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Rachel is a NYC-based magazine editor and writer.

Her work has appeared in Parents, Weight Watchers, Woman's Day and more.

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Jeannie is a journalist based in Texas.

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Kaitlin Menza is a writer and editor who frequently writes for teens. She has held positions at Teen Vogue and Seventeen. She lives in New York City.

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Margaret Kaminski is the former Assistant Editor of Choices. She loves writing for and about the complicated world of teenagers, and considers herself the foremost expert on Harry Potter plot holes and Harry Styles hairstyles.

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Brooke is an award-winning author and journalist.

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Arden is a junior at Hunter College High School. 

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Lydia Denworth is a science writer and book author.

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