Dana Points

Editor-in-Chief of Parents and Content Director for the Meredith Parents Network

Dana Points is the Editor-in-Chief of Parents and Fit Pregnancy and Baby magazines, and the Content Director for the Meredith Corporation’s Parents Network brands, which include Family Fun and Parents Latina. She is also the creative content leader for Meredith Corporation.

Points joined Meredith in 2008 and, under her guidance, Parents has won more than 40 awards recognizing its excellence for editorial and design, including three National Magazine Award nominations.

Before joining Parents as Editor-in-Chief, Points worked as an editor specializing in women’s health and well-being for more than 15 years, most recently at Self magazine where she served as Executive Editor.

Points is a member of the board of trustees of the March of Dimes, chair of the board of the American Society of Magazine Editors and serves on the board of Safe Kids Worldwide, an organization working to prevent unintentional childhood injuries. Points has appeared on the TODAY show and Good Morning America, as well as on CNN. She was chosen as one of MIN’s 21 Most Intriguing People of 2010 and was recognized for her industry leadership with a FOLIO: Top Women in Media award in 2015.

A native of Kentucky and graduate of Barnard College, Points lives in New York City with her husband and two sons.