Kristina (Lepore) Squillacioti

Kristina spent her early career days at Cosmopolitan and the majority of her career at O, The Oprah Magazine, where she became a seasoned fashion editor. She became a mother to her first son, Graham, in 2018. She now spends most of her days trying to balance the new joys of motherhood with her old joy of cooking.


  • Kristina has been writing for TripSavvy since May 2019
  • She has more than 7 years of magazine industry experience under her belt
  • Mom of one son, Graham


Kristina was previously the fashion editor of O, The Oprah Magazine. She also worked at Cosmopolitan and was a stylist for Fitz. & Co. 


Kristina has a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a double major in Communications and Spanish, with a Concentration in Journalism, from Fordham University in the Bronx, NY.

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