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Prevention Names Two New Senior Editors

According to a company press release, Prevention editor-in-chief Diane Salvatore has tapped Siobhan O’ Connor and Jessica Branch for senior editor positions.  Salvatore said she is excited to bring some new blood to the popular healthy lifestyle magazine:

I’m very pleased to announce Siobhan and Jessica as additions to the Prevention team. Their talents will enrich even further the quality of Prevention’s editorial coverage and creativity, and continue our tradition of great reporting, service, insight and advocacy for our 10 million readers.

Prior to joining Prevention, O’ Connor served as Good magazine’s features editor and also was deputy editor at King.  Branch most recently worked as a freelancer and was the senior news editor at Good Housekeeping since 2007.  O’ Connor will begin work at Prevention today and Branch will join the staff on Wednesday.

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