Ellen Carucci has been named publisher of Organic Gardening. Carucci comes to the magazine from Modern Farmer, where she served as launch publisher. She was previously associate publisher at Vogue and advertising director at GQ.

“As an extremely well-respected thought leader in the publishing world, Ellen will bring a new perspective and approach to the robust organic genre,” said Chris Lambiase, senior VP, group publisher, in a statement. “We have a fresh opportunity to show the media community that the time has come to not just aspire to an organic lifestyle, but to live it every day.”

Carucci’s appointment is effective immediately.