Founder and Head of Brooklyn Artisan, Writer

Resides In

Brooklyn, NY


Smith College


  • 35+ years of journalism experience
  • Former editor-in-chief of Redbook, McCall’s, Working Woman, and the Art of Simple Living
  • Founder and head of Brooklyn Artisan


Anne Mollegen Smith has more than 35 years of journalism experience, as both a reporter and editor. She was editor-in-chief of publications such as Redbook, Working Woman, McCall’s, and the Art of Simple Living. She has written about personal finance, lifestyle issues for women, career women, and country music, among other topics. She also worked as a consultant on projects for Target, Opryland, and the AARP. Anne is the founder and head of Brooklyn Artisan, a blog about artisan al business in Brooklyn, New York.


Anne received a bachelor's degree in English from Smith College.