Elizabeth Brownfield

Elizabeth Brownfield

Elizabeth Brownfield is a writer, editor, and researcher with more than 20 years of experience in publishing, specializing in travel, food, and lifestyle trends. She has contributed articles to Forbes, Vogue, and other publications. She reviews articles on The Spruce Pets for factual accuracy and consistency.


  • Freelance writer, editor, and researcher with 20+ years of experience in the publishing industry
  • Managed a team of over 30 contributors as Senior Digital Editor for Discovery Channel's Food Network
  • Worked as a line editor and cookbook editor


Elizabeth Brownfield is a freelance writer and editor. She's worked on the staffs of Domino, Martha Stewart, Metropolitan Home, and Every Day with Rachael Ray magazines, and was Senior Digital Editor at Food Network.

Her writing has been published by TripSavvy, Vogue, Glamour, Fodor’s, Eater, Fitness, Tasting Table, and Forbes, among others. Some of her previous projects include Bon Appétit's The Grilling Book, Domino: The Book of Decorating, and more than a dozen Martha Stewart Living cooking and home titles. 


Elizabeth received Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and Communication Studies from The University of Iowa.

Expertise: Lifestyle, Food, Travel, Home
Education: University of Iowa
Location: New York, New York
Title: Fact Checker

About The Spruce Pets

The Spruce Pets, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a new kind of pets website offering practical, real-life tips and training advice to help you care for your pet. The Spruce Pets reaches 10 million people each month. Learn more about us, our editorial process, and our commitment to ensuring we are providing you with the most trustworthy veterinarian advice.

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