Rachel Epstein is an editor at Marie Claire, where she writes and edits culture, politics, and lifestyle stories, including op-eds (opens in new tab), interviews (opens in new tab), and ambitious packages (opens in new tab). She also manages the site’s virtual book club, #ReadWithMC (opens in new tab). Since she joined the team in 2017, she’s helped MC reach record search traffic growth while meticulously planning the site’s live event coverage, such as royal weddings and award shows. Throughout the years, she's worked on a wide range of subjects from securing an exclusive interview with Donald Trump’s chief White House photographer (opens in new tab) to reporting on the safety of contact-tracing apps (opens in new tab) for an ASME (opens in new tab)-winning package titled "Invasion of Privacy" to producing Marie Claire’s “Why I’m Voting” series (opens in new tab), featuring Michelle Obama, Meghan Markle, Oprah Winfrey, and more prominent figures. Prior to Marie Claire, she’s held positions at BAZAAR.com and DuJour. She graduated from Florida State University with degrees in English (Editing, Writing & Media) and Public Relations. Offline, she’s likely watching a Heat game or finding a new coffee shop. Follow her @rachelepstein_.