Kaitlyn Yarborough

Kaitlyn Yarborough, Assistant Editor and Writer for Southern Living
Title: Associate Editor
Location: Austin, Texas

Part of the Southern Living team since 2017, Kaitlyn Yarborough is a Georgia native living in Austin, Texas, who covers a wide variety of topics for both the magazine and website, focusing on culture and lifestyle content, as well as travel in the South.

She hopes to inspire your travel bucket list with her features on road trips through Texas Hill Country, bourbon tours in Kentucky, and the best beach getaways on the Gulf Coast.


She earned a B.A. in Journalism at the University of Georgia.

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