Cheryl Brody Franklin graduated summa cum laude from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications where she majored in magazine journalism and Spanish. She started her career as an editorial assistant at JANE magazine, where she launched janemag.com.
She left to work at CosmoGirl as the first “hybrid” staffer to work on the magazine and the website. Cheryl’s last full-time editorial job was at InStyle.com, where she oversaw partnerships and social media. She left InStyle.com in 2013 to start Newhouse NYC. She was a blogger for Glamour.com's relationship blog, Smitten, and she has written for People, Time Out New York, Allure.com, Luckymag.com and Travel + Leisure, where she was an ASME (American Society of Magazine Editors) intern.
She lives in New Jersey with her husband, Drew, and two sons, Jacob and Will.