Joanna Bober

Title: Writer and Editor
Location: New York, New York
Expertise: Fashion, Home, Lifestyle, Celebrity
  • Joanna Bober is a writer, and editor based in New York that covers an array of topics, from food and travel to fashion, beauty, and health.
  • She was previously the Lifestyle Director for seven years, where she coordinated the management of all aspects of story production — from overseeing writers to selecting potential photographers and stylists and producing world-class graphic designs.
  • Her work has also been published in Glamour, Elle, WWD, and the New York Times.


Joanna started her career as a freelance writer, where she researched and wrote home design and fashion feature stories in national magazines including InStyle, InStyle Home, Elle, Glamour, NY Times Styles section, Marie Claire, Interview, Home, and Gotham. She was the Lifestyle Editor for Glamour for five years before she started as Lifestyle Director for InStyle. She is currently a freelance Creative Strategist and Lead Content Creator.


Joanna has her Bachelor's Degree in Art History from Yale University.

About InStyle

InStyle is an award-winning destination for fashion, beauty, and pop-culture, with an all-are-welcome ethos that swings open the proverbial velvet ropes. Whether you’re looking for a wardrobe refresh, haircut inspiration, or a story that’ll make sparkling cocktail-party conversation, our expert-connected coverage is where to start. Learn more about our team and editorial guidelines, here.

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Meet the Woman Behind Ann Tenna, a Gossip Columnist Who Travels the Universe on a Pucci Pillow
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