Jen Mccaffery

Title: Contributing Writer
Education: Columbia University
Location: New York, New York
Expertise: Health, Tech, Home, Lifestyle
  • Jen McCaffery is a writer and editor based in New York who covers health, tech, home, and sustainability for a consumer audience.
  • Her work has appeared in the New York Times, InStyle, Prevention, Rhode Island Monthly, and other publications and websites.
  • She has experience in content and project management across digital, social, print, and video platforms.


Jen started her editorial career as an Associate Editor for Rhode Island Monthly. Her experience also includes Staff Editor at Prevention and Associate Editor at Reader's Digest. As a freelance writer, she wrote health, lifestyle, and commerce content for print and digital media outlets such as,,,, and Wainscot Media. She is currently an Executive Editor at Recurrent Ventures.


Jen graduated from Columbia University at the Graduate School of Journalism.

About InStyle

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