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Barbara O'Dair

Executive Editor

Reader's Digest

Barbara O'Dair is Executive Editor of Reader's Digest magazine and the editorial lead for digital applications.

Prior to joining Reader’s Digest, Ms. O’Dair was Executive Editor of More magazine. She has been the Editor of Teen People and Us magazine, Executive Editor of Details and Harper’s Bazaar, and Deputy Editor of Rolling Stone. She was Editor of and an editor at Time Inc. Interactive. She also helped launch Entertainment Weekly. Ms. O’Dair edited Trouble Girls: The Rolling Stone Book of Women in Rock (Random House) and has written for numerous publications. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing.