Ellen Kershner

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New Jersey
American University
Home Décor, Gardening, Shopping
  • A Jane of All Trades, Ellen has been writing about lifestyle topics for more than two decades.
  • Ellen has covered everything from growing rhubarb to finding the best deals at furniture stores.
  • Her work has been published on numerous lifestyle websites and in print publications.


Ellen has worked as a professional writer since 2003. She has a bachelor’s degree in public communications from American University, where she graduated with honors. She worked full-time as an editorial assistant, then as a marketing administrator. She freelanced on the side until breaking away to work remotely in 2017. Her work has been published on sites like SFGate, EHow, Sapling, Hunker, CHRON, dontwasteyourmoney.com, and 55Places.com. Ellen’s writing background also includes publications like Ed Hitzel Enterprises, Natural Awakenings Magazine, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and the South Jersey-based Shoppers’ Guide.


Bachelor's Degree, American University, graduated Cum Laude.
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