Rebecca Soffer is the co-founder and CEO of Modern Loss. A Columbia Journalism School graduate, writer, and former producer for the Peabody Award-winning Colbert Report, Rebecca is a nationally recognized speaker on the topics of loss and resilience. She contributes regularly to books and publications including Marie Claire, Elle Decor, and Refinery29. Rebecca lives in New York and the Berkshires with her husband and two children.
Gabrielle Birkner is the co-founder and executive editor of Modern Loss. An award-winning writer and editor, she is a senior editor at 70 Faces Media and writes regularly for national newspapers and magazines. She was previously managing editor at JTA and director of digital media at the Forward. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.