Christine Coppa

Christine Coppa

Expert Writer


Family, Parenting, Health, Wellness


University of the Arts, William Paterson University


Parents, take a deep breath and get through the next 15-minutes.

— Christine Coppa


In 2007 hired Christine to create its first parenting vertical from the ground up. She covered personal experiences, news, politics, and e-commerce as it related to parenting.

Next, Christine worked for to create an inclusive vertical for single parents. She also wrote features for Parenting and Baby Talk magazines.

Christine was a brand influencer for Yoplait Kids Yogurt and championed the idea of "healthy snacking from the start." She covered former First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! initiative at The White House for and their social media channels.


Christine earned a bachelor of science degree in communications with a minor in digital journalism from the University of the Arts and received an MFA in creative writing from William Paterson University.

Verywell Family Editorial Process

Verywell Family is an award-winning, modern resource that supports you through all the stages of pregnancy and parenthood. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 140 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices for your family.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including board-certified physicians, registered nurses, lactation consultants, parenting experts, and health journalists. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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