Bonnie Fuller is arguably the most successful magazine editor of our time. She learned that having a secure career was essential to a woman’s independence. So she dropped out of law school to pursue her dream in journalism. Her passion took her to new heights as she progressed from a staff-writer to editor in chief. In this episode, we follow Bonnie’s personal and professional struggle right to the top.
Despite her mercurial career, Bonnie made her husband and four children a priority. This choice was severely tested when two of her children fell ill. She found a way to balance her marriage, family and thriving career. Now, she is the editorial director of American Media, where she has relaunched the former tabloid Star magazine as a glossy magazine.