Meredith Galante is a full-time freelance writer living in New York City. She's been writing about real estate, business, parenting, wine and spirits, and more for the last 10 years. During a sabbatical from journalism, she worked in nonprofits, politics, and consulting, helping hire more than 1,000 people in three years. Meredith graduated from the SI Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University with a degree in magazine journalism and political science. When she's not writing, you can find Meredith on her Peloton bike or cooking fresh pasta in the kitchen.