Pamela Gwyn Kripke has written for newspapers, magazines and online news publications including The New York Times (Sunday Review, National, Real Estate), The New York Post, The Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Sun-Times, The Dallas Morning News, Elle, Seventeen, New York Magazine, Newsweek, D Magazine, Metropolis, Underwired Literary Magazine, American Homestyle, Martha Stewart Living, This Old House, Southern Accents, Crain’s New York Business, American Way, Southwest Magazine, Modern Luxury, Redbook, Child, Family Circle and American Baby.
In 2010, Ms. Kripke’s series of essays for The Huffington Post was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. Her other essays have been published in The New York Times, Slate, Salon, The New York Post, This Old House, The Dallas Morning News and The Chicago Tribune. She has written a memoir, Girl Without a Zip Code, and an ebook, Doctor’s Daughter. Earlier in her career, she worked as a television reporter and anchor in Biloxi, Mississippi and wrote a nationally syndicated first person column for Creators Syndicate.
She has had extensive training and experience in all niches, particularly investigative reporting, breaking news reporting (filing from Texas for The New York Times National desk), feature writing and narrative nonfiction/memoir. She has held editorships at Working Woman Magazine, The New York Times Magazine Group and Modern Luxury and taught journalism and essay writing to students of all ages.
Ms. Kripke holds an AB in English Literature from Brown University and a Master of Science from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She has two daughters and lives in Manhattan.