Lisa Dukart is a digitally-savvy, versatile journalist equally adept at telling long-form stories and breaking news for online and print audiences. She is a skilled editor with a trained eye, who works well in a deadline-driven environment.
She’s honed these skills as a vital part of the Today Media, Inc. editorial team and currently serves as the senior editor of Main Line Today, a monthly luxury lifestyle magazine focused on Philadelphia’s suburbs. Lisa has written hundreds of stories for this CRMA member title and works to concept stories and art direct covers for its 97 percent college-educated audience. Lisa’s work also appears in the pages of its sister magazine, Delaware Today.
Also under the Today Media, Inc. umbrella, Lisa serves as the digital editor of The Hunt, an affluent quarterly lifestyle magazine focused on Delaware and Pennsylvania’s Brandywine Valley and beyond. In this capacity, Lisa writes for both print and digital audiences and publishes the stories to the magazine’s website, optimizing the layout and headlines. She is also responsible for engaging digital audiences through social media channels and was the originator of The Hunt‘s Instagram account.
In addition to this, Lisa is also a contributing editor for Delaware/Main Line Bride, a biannual publication produced by Main Line Today and Delaware Today, where she concepts stories and writes about wedding trends and real nuptials throughout the region.
Outside of Today Media, Inc., Lisa enjoys working as a freelance travel writer. Her work has recently appeared in AAA Traveler Worldwise magazine, which serves the Mid-Atlantic.
Lisa earned her Master of Science in journalism from Boston University’s College of Communication. During that time, Lisa had the opportunity to study travel writing in Australia through BU’s study abroad program. It was an experience that furthered her desire to travel and write about new places, cultures and experiences and later inspired her to become a freelance travel journalist. During grad school, Lisa was an editorial intern at Boston magazine where she wrote for print and web. Lisa also interned at MedTech Boston, where she wrote stories and managed social media.
She also earned her Bachelor of Art from BU, graduating in 2011 with a double major in English and Philosophy, and a minor in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. In 2011, Lisa received the Sarah Joanne Davis Award for her reporting on gender politics at BU. She has written for several campus publications, including The Quad, The Comment and Boston University News Service.
Beyond traveling, Lisa’s interests include hiking, reading, tennis and photography.