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A conversation about the future of parenthood by Motherly
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A conversation about the future of parenthood by Motherly

Editors
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Karell Roxas
Karell is the Editor-in-Chief of Motherly. She is obsessed with making sure every type of mom feels heard, understood + seen. She’d love to hear your story.
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Mary Squillace
Partnerships Editor at Motherly
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Jill Koziol
Co-Founder + CEO at Motherly
Writers
Go to the profile of Katie Acosta
Katie Acosta
I am a queer, woman of color, scholar-activist. writing about parenting, loving, forgiving and struggle
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Cristina Tcheyan
Taking a break from corporate life to hang with my young kids :: working parents advocate and writer :: software engineering program manager
Go to the profile of Candace Alnaji
Candace Alnaji
Candace is an attorney, writer, working parents advocate, and proud mother of three. She is the founder and author of the popular blog The Mom at Law.
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Jessica Watson
Juggling coffee and sanity. Dropping them both. Author of “Soon” a children’s book. www.fourplusanangel.com
Go to the profile of Amy Wruble
Amy Wruble
Mother of two loud girls and contributor to Mommy Nearest, Momtastic, mom.com, Motherly, HuffPost, Scary Mommy, PopSugar and amywruble.com. Find me @amywruble
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Nefertiti Austin
Novelist and author of Motherhood So White: A Memoir of Race, Gender and Parenting America (Sept. 2019)
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Anam Ahmed
Copywriter and essayist based in Toronto. www.anamahmed.ca
Go to the profile of Jill Koziol
Jill Koziol
Co-Founder + CEO at Motherly
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Jenny Studenroth Gerson
is an Atlanta-based writer focusing on lifestyle & parenting. She & her husband have 2 daughters and a mutt named Harry. Find her on Insta @ourlifeinrosegold.
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Harmony Hobbs
Writer, mother, and recovering alcoholic living in the Deep South.
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Jessica Phillips Lorenz
Writer, educator, cancer-mom. Real Simple, Parents, MUTHA Magazine, and a theatre festival for babies in Northern Ireland. jessicaphillipslorenz.com.
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Housewife Plus
Sarah Cottrell • Motherhood • Feminism • Humor
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David Trawin
I’m a designer with a focus in branding, art direction and User Interface. I’m also a full time dad. Check out my work at http://davidtra.win
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Risa Kerslake
RN turned freelance writer from the Midwest and mom of two. Covering women’s health, fertility, + parenting. Find me at http://risakerslakewrites.com
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Allison Hope
Writer and native New Yorker who favors humor over sadness, travel over television, and coffee over sleep. @bubballie www.urbaninbreeding.com
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Jordan Godwin
Writer, linguist and educator. www.jordan-godwin.com. Fiction at www.jordanfelker.com
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Jonita Davis
Jonita Davis is a writer, film critic, and professor. She’s a member of the NABJ, a Rotten Tomatoes critic, and she teaches at Waubonsee Community College.
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Laurie Ulster
Laurie Ulster is a freelance writer, TV producer, and Star Trek nerd.
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Anne-Marie Gambelin
Contributing Editor at Motherly, Silicon Valley native and mother of 3. www.mother.ly
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Siobhan Adcock
Siobhan Adcock is the author of two novels, The Completionist and The Barter, as well as essays in Ms., Salon, Slate, and McSweeneys. siobhanadcock.com
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Heather Marcoux
Heather Marcoux is the News Editor for Motherly and mom to one little boy.
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Christina Poletto
A denizen of Brooklyn, N.Y., Christina often writes about unusual old homes, interior design trends and life with one very happy kiddo.
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Lauren Harkawik
Essayist, fiction writer + local reporter in VT. She/her.
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Brett Grayson
Featured in Newsweek, Forbes, Scary Mommy, and Fatherly; Author, What Could Go Wrong? My Mostly Comedic Journey Through Marriage, Parenting and Depression
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David Fox
Writer/office drone. Parent with a disability; writing about parenting, writing, creativity, politics, and humour. Email: davefox990@hotmail.com
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Matthew Rotman
DC-area lawyer, writer, husband, and dad.
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Rebecca Pardess
Freelance writer, full time editorial director, brand new mom. Los Angeles, CA.
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Emily Glover
Founder of Della Gates, a premium project-bidding platform for female creatives + entrepreneurs. Copywriter. Colorado mama. www.dellagates.com
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Julie Morris
Loves include her baby farm, gorgeous UX/UI, and building influence for changemakers. Contacted at personateam.com
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Meg St-Esprit
Freelance journalist and essayist. Bylines- NY Times, WashPost, The Atlantic, Romper, PublicSource.org and more. Twitter @megstesprit
Go to the profile of Amy Romano
Amy Romano
Midwifing the system.
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Alex Richards
Alex Richards is a young adult author (ACCIDENTAL, ’20) and freelance magazine contributor living and writing in Brooklyn, NY. https://alexrichards.org
Go to the profile of Andrea Aikin
Andrea Aikin
Mom, writer, human in the world.
Go to the profile of Missy Nolan
Missy Nolan
Mom. Writer. Student. — — Some details in my Medium posts have been changed to protect the privacy of other parties and/or allow for creative freedom.