The Zoe Report

7.28.2021

Margaret Wheeler Johnson

Margaret is BDG's Features Editor and works on major editorial initiatives, partnerships, and brand extensions across Bustle, Romper, Elite Daily, NYLON, and The Zoe Report. She was previously BDG's Director of Features and Brand Initiatives, overseeing all digital issues across brands, and she has served as the managing editor of both Bustle and Romper. Before coming to BDG, she was the founding editor of Huffington Post Women. She has also worked on the editorial staffs of Babble.com and Vogue. She's a graduate of Princeton, got her masters degree in journalism through NYU's program in Cultural Reporting and Criticism, and has taught graduate students in the Publishing department of NYU's School for Professional Studies. When she has time, she enjoys reporting, especially stories that challenge traditional ideas about what it means to be a woman, a mother, or a family. She also covers eating disorders, dieting, and body image. Originally from New Orleans, she lives in Manhattan with her wife, four children, and a vizsla named Clay.