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Laura Petrecca


Laura Petrecca is a writer, editor and strategic consultant. She’s held key editorial positions at some of the nation’s top media companies, including Gannett, Rodale and Crain Communications. In her most recent newsroom role, she was USA Today’s New York City bureau chief and senior editor of special projects.

Laura’s writing has appeared in publications such as Real Simple, USA Today, Prevention, Crain’s New York Business, the New York Post and AARP.

She has a master's degree in journalism and a certificate in economics and business journalism from Columbia University. Laura also holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Maryland.