Kaitlin Marks

Kaitlin Marks headshot 2023
Title: Freelance Writer
Education: Towson University
Location: Cape Coral, Florida
Expertise: Lifestyle, Home, Beauty, Shopping

Kaitlin is the content marketer at Height, a project management tool, and also has four years of content strategy experience at a marketing agency. Outside of her full-time marketing role, Kaitlin enjoys freelance writing in the commerce, lifestyle, and beauty spaces. She’s passionate about writing that connects audiences with products and ideas that actually matter.


  • Full-time Content Marketer at Height strategizing and writing B2B SAAS content
  • Previously the Senior Content Strategist for four years at a small, done-for-you digital marketing agency
  • Wrote commerce and lifestyle articles for InStyle, Martha Stewart Living, Entertainment Weekly, PEOPLE, Bustle, Better Homes & Gardens, and more
  • Graduated summa cum laude in 2020 from Towson University with a Bachelor’s in English and a writing concentration


Kaitlin Marks is currently a Content Marketer at Height, a project management tool that adapts to you, and your team, however you prefer to work. As the Content Marketer, she strategizes, writes, and implements a number of content projects, from feature launches to product newsletters and blog posts.

Before joining the team at Height, Kaitlin spent three years as the Senior Content Strategist at a done-for-you marketing agency, working on organic and launch content for entrepreneurs.

Throughout her entire career, Kaitlin has enjoyed freelance writing as a creative outlet. Her work has appeared in lots of publications she still pinches herself over, including InStyle, Bustle, PEOPLE, Martha Stewart Living, Entertainment Weekly, Better Homes & Gardens, and more. She loves writing commerce, lifestyle, and beauty content, but is always willing to try out a new niche or topic.

In 2022, Kaitlin was a finalist for the We Are Rosie “Survivor” award for building a thriving freelance writing career while facing difficult personal obstacles. Other career highlights include winning a Columbia Scholastic Press Association Gold Crown Award as the Managing Editor of Grub Street Literary Magazine in 2020, and being able to write with her little rescue dog Peanut by her side every step of the way.


Kaitlin graduated summa cum laude from Towson University in the top two percent of her year with a Bachelor’s in English with a concentration in Writing. While finishing her Bachelor’s degree, Kaitlin simultaneously took a handful of Master’s level graduate courses to supplement her education after being accepted into the Accelerated Professional Writing Master’s program Towson University offers.

During college, Kaitlin became the Managing Editor for Grub Street, Towson’s award-winning literary magazine, and also held two internships: an editorial internship with Her Campus Media, and a copywriting internship with Miranda Nahmias and Co.

About Better Homes & Gardens

Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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