Kim Tranell

Title: Editor and writer
Education: Penn State University
  • Writer and editor with nearly 20 years of experience


Kim Tranell is a writer and editor with nearly 20 years of experience. Most recently, Kim serves as the editorial director at Scholastic, where she oversees the Classroom Magazine Division. She has also held editorial roles at Seventeen and Glamour magazines. Her work has appeared in Health, Redbook, Refinery29, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, Good Housekeeping, Woman's Day, and more.


Kim received a bachelor's degree in journalism, American studies, and women's studies from Penn State University.

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