Claire Harmeyer

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Claire Harmeyer began her career as an editorial intern for, where she wrote SEO-driven stories and video scripts and assisted with photo shoots. Following her summer internship, she continued working as a contributing writer for After graduating from college, Claire worked as an editorial assistant at, where she was promoted to assistant editor six months later. In this role, Claire wrote timely news stories and in-depth explainers for the fashion, beauty, and lifestyle verticals, interviewing over 40 celebrities, assisting with beauty awards testing, and covering awards shows for the site.
In 2021, Claire moved over to Dotdash Meredith's centralized ecommerce team, where she wrote shopping content for People, InStyle, Travel+Leisure, Real Simple, Shape, and Health. Now, Claire focuses solely on finding the most relevant trends and deals for People readers, covering mainly fashion and celebrity news.
Claire earned a Bachelor of the Arts in journalism and a certificate in writing from the University of Iowa, from which she graduated in 2019. Prior to attending Iowa, Claire spent a year and a half studying publishing at Belmont University. She was named a member of the honor roll during all four years of her undergraduate degree.

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