HEATHER LAMB is an associate professional practice professor with 17 years of professional writing, editing and management experience at national magazines as well as regional newspapers. She works with students on Vox Magazine, VoxMagazine.com and all its digital and mobile extensions.
Previously, Lamb was the executive editor of the Reader’s Digest Home & Garden magazine group, overseeing editorial direction and growth for five national consumer magazines with a combined circulation of more than 5 million. She also was executive editor of Fresh Home magazine from 2009-11, and editor of Birds & Blooms, the nation’s largest birding and gardening magazine, from 2004-09. There, Lamb also held posts as managing editor and associate editor. She started her journalism career from 1996-2000 at Community Newspapers, Inc., a group of 23 suburban weeklies in Milwaukee, working as a reporter, regional editor and managing editor.
Lamb earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism from the Missouri School of Journalism in 1995.
- Apr 3, 2018: Down to the Last Detail: Strategic Communication Students Plan Community Event for Vox Magazine
- Mar 27, 2017: Magazine Club Visits Top Publications in New York City
- Aug 17, 2016: Vox, Magazine Students Win 9 Awards in National Contest
- Jun 6, 2016: Vox Magazine Wins 3 National Society of Professional Journalists Awards
- Apr 6, 2016: ASNE and Missouri School of Journalism Develop Unique Training Resources for High Schools
- Apr 4, 2016: Vox Magazine Wins 7 Regional Society of Professional Journalists Awards
- Mar 31, 2016: Magazine Club Travels to New York for Annual Networking Trip
- Jul 24, 2015: Magazine Students, Vox Magazine Win 11 Awards in National Competition
- Apr 1, 2015: Berkley Hudson Awarded 2015 Kemper Fellowship for Teaching Excellence
- Oct 13, 2014: Vox Magazine Students Use Digital Tools to Catch Vibe of Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival
- Jul 29, 2014: Cleaner, Brighter, Easier to Navigate: Vox Magazine Website Redesign Culminates 3 Years of Work
- Jul 28, 2014: Vox Magazine Wins 8 Awards in National Student Magazine Contest
- Apr 18, 2014: New Vox Magazine Design Offers Fresh New Look for Columbia Readers
- Apr 4, 2014: Journalism Alumni Offer Advice to Magazine Students During New York City Visit
- Aug 20, 2013: The Missouri School of Journalism Welcomes New Faculty Members and Announces Promotions for the 2013-14 Academic Year