Fashion Features Editor
March 2007 — Present
As the Fashion Features Editor of InStyle, Isabel González Whitaker conceives and executes cover stories, fashion features and lifestyle packages for over ten million readers each month. She also oversees Cause Celeb, a monthly profile of a celebrity and an important charity in their life, and produces the magazine's annual Best of the Web package, which features hundreds of the year's most robust and innovative technologies online and in mobile.
In addition, she represents the brand on top-rated morning and entertainment shows including TODAY, E! News and The Insider.
González Whitaker joined InStyle in 2007 as a freelancer, and was named senior editor in 2008, developing lifestyle packages and cover stories, as well as editing fashion, home and entertaining articles. Prior to that, she was the editor in chief of Tu Vida, a supplement targeting affluent Latinas. Previously, she was special projects editor at Teen People, where she helped launch the “Trendspotting” pages and a teen lifestyle section, in addition to producing co-branded features with MTV, TLC, and Pottery Barn Teen. González Whitaker is also the author of the award winning cookbook “Latin Chic,” published by HarperCollins. She has written fashion, home and entertainment features for Time magazine, The New York Times and The Washington Post.
A graduate of Tulane University, González Whitaker currently resides in Manhattan.