Kiley Bense is a writer, editor, and journalist. Her writing has appeared online for the New York Times, the Washington Post, Saveur, Elle Decor, Departures, and others. Her essays, articles, and creative nonfiction cover the subjects of arts & culture, history, travel, food, and family. She holds an M.S. from the Columbia Journalism School and a B.A. in English from the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently pursuing an M.F.A. in nonfiction at Columbia University’s School of the Arts.

Kiley has extensive expertise in writing, editing, and reporting for the web. She is proficient in HTML, CSS, and most major content management systems, and has experience packaging stories to resonate across a variety of social media platforms. She has covered everything from fashion, film, and fine art to sports, psychology, and health.