Alumni Profiles

Emily Fleischaker '01

Young Alumni Achievement 2016
Food Writer, Editor, Lifestyle Media Consultant
Brooklyn, NY

Emily Fleischaker is an award-winning food writer, editor, and lifestyle media consultant living in Brooklyn.
Ms. Fleischaker built and oversaw the editorial lifestyle team for digital media company BuzzFeed, first as food editor then as creative director. Before joining BuzzFeed, Ms. Fleischaker launched and edited Bon Appétit magazine’s website.

After graduating from Casady, Ms. Fleischaker earned a B.S. from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and worked as a reporter at Chicago magazine and the Durham Herald-Sun.
Casady School is an independent, co-educational, college preparatory, Episcopal day school serving students in pre-k-12. Educating Mind, Body, and Spirit.
Casady School is a PreK-12, independent, college preparatory Episcopal day school committed to deeper-level learning. Casady School welcomes a student body that reflects the diversity of the world around us and therefore does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, nationality, or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletics, and other school-administered programs generally accorded or made available to students at the School.