About Dina

Dina Santorelli has been a freelance writer for more than 20 years and has written frequently about parenting, business, music, entertainment, travel, the bridal industry, the military, and pop culture for many media outlets, including Newsday, CNNMoney.com, and First for Women. Dina currently serves as the executive editor of Salute and Family magazines, a position she has held for more than 12 years. She has edited more than a thousand articles over the years and is a seasoned author, collaborator, and ghostwriter, working with authors on a variety of nonfiction book projects, including Raising Men: Lessons Navy SEALS Learned from Their Training and Taught to Their Sons (St. Martin’s Press, May 2016), I, Spy: How to Be Your Own Private Investigator (St. Martin’s Press, February 2016), Good Girls Don’t Get Fat, The Brown Betty Cookbook, and Bully. Her book Daft Punk: A Trip Inside the Pyramid has been published in several languages. Dina also lectures for Hofstra University’s Continuing Education Department.