Author Index


Aimee Tucker

As Digital Editor of New, Aimee writes, manages, and promotes content for and its social media channels. Before this role, she served as assistant, then associate, editor for Yankee Magazine and, where... Read More

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Amy Traverso

Food Editor Amy Traverso oversees the Yankee Magazine Food department and contributes to . Amy's book, The Apple Lover's Cookbook (W.W. Norton), won an International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) cookbook... Read More

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Mel Allen

Mel Allen is the fifth editor of Yankee Magazine since its beginning in 1935. His first byline in Yankee appeared in 1977 and he joined the staff in 1979 as a senior editor. Eventually he became executive editor and in the summer of... Read More

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Edgar Allen Beem

Take a look at art in New England with Edgar Allen Beem. He’s been art critic for the Portland Independent, art critic and feature writer for Maine Times, and now is a freelance writer for Yankee, Down East, Boston Globe Magazine, The Forecaster,... Read More

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Annie Graves

Annie serves as 网投平台大全 and Garden Editor at Yankee Magazine. A New Hampshire native, Annie has been a writer and editor for over 25 years, while also composing music and writing young adult novels.

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Shelley Wigglesworth

Shelley (Fleming) Wigglesworth is an award-winning freelance journalist from Maine and a certified Maine Master Gardener who writes gardening articles on a regular basis for . Her work can be found in the following publications: The... Read More

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Justin Shatwell

Justin Shatwell is a longtime contributor to Yankee Magazine whose work explores the unique history, culture, and art that sets New England apart from the rest of the world. His article, The Memory Keeper (March/April 2011 issue), was named a... Read More

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Joe Bills

Associate Editor Joe Bills is Yankee’s fact-checker, query reader and the writer of several recurring departments. When he is not at Yankee, he is the co-owner of Escape Hatch Books in Jaffrey, NH.

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Jim Salge

As a former meteorologist at the Mount Washington Observatory, foliage reporter Jim Salge is a keen observer of the progression of the seasons in New England. He uses his knowledge of weather, geography and climate to pinpoint the best time to visit... Read More

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Heather Marcus

Heather Marcus is the photo editor for Yankee Magazine. As photo editor, she works closely with the art director and a large group of contributing photographers to add color and style to the magazine's pages. Living in New England, she is... Read More

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Julia Shipley

Contributing editor Julia Shipley’s stories celebrate New Englanders’ enduring connection to place. Her long-form lyric essay, “Adam’s Mark,” was selected as one of the Boston Globes Best New England Books of 2014.

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Bonnie Thomas

Bonnie Thomas shares her ideas and instructions for simple Yankee crafts. Bonnie Thomas works full time as a child and family therapist in Southern Maine and is also an established artist and author. She has published two books via Jessica Kingsley... Read More

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Kim Knox Beckius

Yankee contributing editor Kim Knox Beckius is a Connecticut-based writer and photographer whose passion for New England inspires everything she does, whether it's riding a giant inflatable lobster in her wedding gown, naming her daughter so she... Read More

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Cathryn McCann

As Digital Assistant Editor, Cathryn writes, manages, and promotes content for and its social media channels. Prior to this role, she lived and worked on Martha’s Vineyard as a newspaper reporter, covering everything from... Read More

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Polly Bannister

Polly was a Yankee editor and a favorite of readers for more than 20 years. She is continually inspired by New England’s beautiful and diverse landscape — from cranberry bogs, sandy beaches, and granite-topped mountains to thriving cities, white... Read More

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Brenda Darroch

Brenda Darroch is a contributor to . She lives in Kennebunk, Maine.

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Bethany Bourgault

Bethany Bourgault interned with Yankee Magazine and New during the summers of 2015 and 2016. She recently graduated from Syracuse University, majoring in magazine journalism with minors in writing and religion. She loves reading,... Read More

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Jenn Johnson

Jenn Johnson is the managing editor of Yankee magazine. During her career she has worked at or freelanced for a number of New England publications, including Boston magazine, the Boston Herald, the Portsmouth Herald, and... Read More

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Christina Tree

Christina Tree has contributed hundreds of travel articles to the Boston Globe and writes regularly for Yankee. She launched the Explorer’s Guide travel book series and has co-authored guides to Maine, New Hampshire, and the Berkshire Hills and... Read More

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Mike Urban

Mike Urban is an award-winning food and travel writer and a regular contributor to Yankee Magazine. He is the author of four books: Lobster Shacks, Clam Shacks, The New England Seafood Markets Cookbook, and The New England Diner Cookbook. He lives... Read More

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Ben Hewitt

The Hewitt family runs Lazy Mill Living Arts, a school for practical skills of land and hand. Ben's most recent book is The Nourishing 网投平台大全stead, published by Chelsea Green.

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Katherine Keenan

As the Associate Digital Editor, Katherine writes and edits content for and promotes Yankee Magazine on social media channels. A graduate of Smith College, Katherine grew up in the White Mountains of New Hampshire and currently lives... Read More

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Debbie Despres

Debbie Despres is a contributor to She lives in Peterboro, New Hampshire.

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Montana Rogers

Though originally from south Florida, Montana has a stronger affinity to New England’s quaint towns and extraordinary nature, and has no qualms about referring to New Hampshire as her true 网投平台大全. She is a graduate of Wheaton College (MA), where she... Read More

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Heather Tourgee

Heather Tourgee has served as an editorial intern for Yankee Magazine and the Old Farmer's Almanac. She is a junior Environmental Nonfiction major at Middlebury College with a minor in German. When she isn't working in Dublin, you can find her on... Read More

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Chris Burnett

As a native New Hampshirite, Chris grew up enjoying the boundless nature of the state, which gave him an appreciation of all things outdoors and all things New England. He is a graduate of McGill University in Montreal, where he studied Linguistics... Read More

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C.L. Fornari

C.L. Fornari is the author of The Cocktail Hour Garden (St. Lynn’s Press, 2016) and several other books. She hosts gardening programs on WXTK and WRKO and gardens on Poison Ivy Acres on Cape Cod. Learn more about C.L. on her site, Read More

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Kelsey Liebenson-Morse

Kelsey Liebenson-Morse was born in Wisconsin, and spent part of her childhood in Florida, but considers New England 网投平台大全. Kelsey prefers to be outside and still re-reads the Harry Potter Series occasionally. She can often be spotted riding her bike... Read More

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Alyson Horrocks

A New England lifestyle blogger and freelance writer, with a passion for photography, Alyson Horrocks spends most of her time traveling the six-state region chronicling all that New England has to offer. From quintessential small towns and farms to... Read More

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Lori Pedrick

Lori Pedrick is the art director for Yankee Magazine, and oversees all visual aspects and elements of the editorial pages in the magazine, including photography, illustration, and art production. Before joining Yankee, she was art director for... Read More

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Taylor Thomas

Taylor Thomas is a senior at Keene State College and an intern at Yankee Magazine. She graduates in May 2015 with a major in journalism, minors in writing and anthropology, and a concentration in public relations. Taylor is an outdoor enthusiast,... Read More

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Kate Hathaway Weeks

Kate Hathaway Weeks is a contributor to

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Necee Regis

Necee writes about travel with a focus on food, art, culture, luxury travel, and quirky, off-beat locations. She's a frequent contributor to the travel and food sections of The Boston Globe, and is a lifestyle and travel correspondent covering... Read More

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Tracey Minkin

Tracey Minkin is the Travel Editor at Coastal Living Magazine. Her work has appeared in magazines and online, including Travel + Leisure, Coastal Living, Outside, and Men's Journal. Connect with Tracey Minkin on Instagram.

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Theresa Shea

Born and raised in Southern New Hampshire, Theresa is a recent graduate with a B.A. in film production. As Yankee’s Video Editor, Theresa creates original video content for and contributes to the magazine’s digital endeavors.... Read More

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Marie Adele Ware

Marie Adele Schultz is a recent graduate of Gordon college. She grew up on the Massachusetts North Shore, where she currently resides with her husband and cat. Marie works for a small business called Roost & 网投平台大全, and enjoys taking photos of the... Read More

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JD Hale

J.D. oversees YPI’s advertising sales departments. Prior to joining Yankee, he worked for Time Inc.’s Life and People magazines before moving into corporate sales for Time Warner. JD is active in his local community. For over 12 years, he’s... Read More

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Brigid Sadorf

Brigid Sadorf was raised in Kennebunk, Maine, which she credits for her passion for the outdoors and writing. After traveling the country for years, she settled in New Jersey to be closer to her family and where she worked to earn her degree in... Read More

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Julie Tremaine

Julie Tremaine is a writer at large who’s road tripping - and tasting - her way across the country, from Dollywood to Disneyland and everywhere in between. She documents everything on her website, Read More

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Justin Chase

As the 12th generation of a family that has owned and worked one of the country's oldest farms in Newburyport, Massachusetts, Justin Chase understands New England life. Since 1683, each generation of his family has passed down an increasing intimacy... Read More

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Linda Campos

Linda Campos is a food and travel blogger based in Boston, Massachusetts. As founder of the Competitive Picnic League, you can find her on the lawn at Tanglewood during the summer months. She splits her time between Boston and the Berkshires with... Read More

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Madeline Bilis

Madeline Bilis is a writer, editor, and enthusiastic New Englander. She studied journalism at Emerson College and hails from an exciting town outside of Worcester.

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