Louisa Fitzgerald

Louisa Fitzgerald

Parenting Writer, Marketing Professional




Ohio University, Northwestern University



Louisa is a former writer for Verywell Family, covering toddlers and twos. She is a digital content strategist, blogger, and recovering marketing professional, whose own daughter provides plenty of inspiration.

With 13 years of experience in communications, public relations, and content marketing, Louisa decided to ditch the corporate world and made the leap to writing in 2015. She has experience writing in many industries, including parenting, health care, higher education, fitness, real estate and more. She's passionate about parenting and the issues that working parents face. 


Louisa holds a bachelor's degree in interactive multimedia from Ohio University and a master’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

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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