Hi, I’m Melissa Bykofsky—an experienced content strategist, print/digital writer and editor, and brand developer in New York City. I specialize in producing engaging content covering news, entertainment, lifestyle, personal finance, career, health/wellness, and parenting for a Millennial and Gen Z audience.
I’m currently the Deputy Editor at Parents.com and my work has appeared in print and digital publications including Parents, Redbook, Woman’s Day, Cosmopolitan, Teen Vogue, Marie Claire, O, The Oprah Magazine, Yahoo Health, Yahoo Beauty, Newsday, The Queens Courier, The Long Island Herald, Patch.com, and The Mott Haven Herald.
I earned my Master’s degree in journalism from the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. I graduated from Binghamton University where I was the editor-in-chief of the student newspaper Pipe Dream and a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Sigma Delta Tau.