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With a master's degree in journalism and a digital background in health and fitness writing, editing and production, Jordan joined DailyBurn in the spring of 2013 as the startup's first editorial director. Prior to DailyBurn, Jordan was the fitness editor and multimedia director for the health and fitness media startup Greatist. Jordan's work has appeared on The Huffington Post, TIME Healthland, Greatist, Time Out New York, Lifehacker and Woman's Day, among others. She has also appeared on The New York Nightly News with Chuck Scarborough. Jordan holds a master's degree in journalism from the City University of New York's Graduate School of Journalism, and a bachelor's degree from Swarthmore College, where she co-captained the women's soccer team.
Articles by Jordan Shakeshaft
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