Casey Clark Title: Freelance Writer Education: Hofstra University Location: New York, New York Expertise: Food, Beauty, Home Casey is a freelance writer with nearly four years of experience in the beauty, food, and mental health space. She focuses on commerce content testing the latest products and food items while sharing her thoughts about trending topics in the industry. Experience Casey started her career writing food content in college for Spoon University where she developed a passion for food news. From there she went on to intern at the Rachael Ray show which opened up many doors for her in the entertainment industry. Aside from writing about food, she has honed her interests of mental health and beauty to create compelling commerce stories for readers worldwide. She has contributed to over 60 publications including Forbes, HuffPost, Rachael Ray in Season, TODAY, and more. She continues to work as a full time freelancer writing about anything from the latest food promotions to beauty product launches. Education Casey graduated magna cum laude from Hofstra University in 2021 with a bachelor's degree in journalism and minors in creative writing and public relations. About Southern Living Southern Living, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, celebrates the food, homes, places, and culture of the South. We reach 7.2 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.