Andrea Dawn Clark is the Executive Editor of American Salon. As a proud “military brat” she grew up all over the country while her father was a Commander in the U.S. Navy. Andrea graduated from Bowdoin College, with a double major in English and Psychology. She started her publishing career as an Editorial Assistant at New Woman magazine, and continued on as an Assistant Editor at Bridal Guide, Lifestyle Editor at Reader’s Digest, Beauty Editor at O, The Oprah Magazine and Beauty Director at Woman’s World Magazine. She loves living in the heart of Manhattan, but often travels “home” to Maryland to visit her family.