American Society of Magazine Editors

Maggie Murphy

Editorial Director


Maggie Murphy is an award-winning editor, writer and eloquent speaker on such wide-ranging topics as balancing work and family, the influence of pop culture and the evolving world of content.  Currently the editorial director for Texture, she is the former editorial director of Parade where she revamped the venerable brand while successfully launching a digital contributor network. Prior to Parade, Murphy was a member of the executive teams of such mega-brands as People, In Style, LIFE and Entertainment Weekly. She has appeared frequently on MSNBC's Morning Joe. She serves on the board of the speaking organization, Own the Room, and was honored by Women in Media as a Mentor of the Year in 2014.