Prevention magazine appoints two new senior editors

Siobhan O'Connor and Jessica Branch will start work this week

Siobhan O'Connor and Jessica Branch have been named senior editors at Rodale's health and lifestyle magazine Prevention, a company release said.

Editor-in-chief Diane Salvatore, who made the announcement, said O' Connor will begin work at Prevention today while Branch will join the staff on Wednesday.

O'Connor has most recently been features editor at GOOD magazine since 2007. Prior to that, she was deputy editor at King. She has also held editorial positions at Blender, the Source, and Paper, and has written for Vibe and the Daily Green.

Branch most recently worked as a freelancer and has been the senior news editor at Good Housekeeping since 2007. Prior to that, she had been senior and articles editor at Ladies' Home Journal, since 2004.