Virginia Lowman is a writer and editor based in New York City, who has a knack for researching and developing content on popular and controversial topics that are smart and of-the-moment. With a background in beauty and lifestyle writing, she has written and worked for various media and lifestyle publications such as Marie Claire, Teen Vogue, Essence, Glamour magazine, BeautyCon, and the New York Daily News. She has years of experience that spans both print and digital media and includes on-camera reporting. Virginia’s writing has also been featured on ABC News ‘Nightline.’
She has a passion for digital news and social media and is well versed in both pop culture and current events. Her writing is unfailingly honest and thorough, often marrying popular culture with social psychology to serve as a lens through which to study and understand the human situation.
Currently, she serves as the social media editor for the New York Daily News, an outlet with a collective audience of more than 2.6 million. Prior to her arrival at the News, Virginia worked as a beauty editor for various women’s lifestyle publications under Hearst, Time Inc., and Condé Nast.
A citizen of the world, Virginia is the product of a military family, which afforded her the privilege of living in Europe for 16 years before returning to the U.S. to complete high school and pursue undergraduate studies at the University of Houston. In 2013 she completed her undergraduate studies, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree in English (Creative Writing), Italian Studies, and Human Development & Consumer Science.
Virginia can often be found reading, painting, blending teas at her favorite tea shop in East Village, or working on her latest project, Cose Nudo, which is a digital collection of oral histories from people all over the world. She is currently working on a novel and preparing to undertake a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing.
Résumé available upon request.