Emily Fleischaker '01
Young Alumni Achievement 2016
Food Writer, Editor, Lifestyle Media Consultant
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.