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Kaity Velez

Special Projects, Senior Editor


Journalism, Community Building, Events, Parenting


Adelphi University


Kaity Velez is the Special Projects Senior Editor at Parents and Verywell Mind. A Brooklyn born Latinx mom of two kids, she is dedicated to creating a better experience for readers by creating meaningful content and building community. She's passionate about diversity and equity and cares deeply about the social emotional wellness of the generations we're raising.


Kaity was previously the Senior Editor of Parents Latina. Prior to Dotdash Meredith she gained years of experience consulting for brands and as founder of Well Rounded, a pregnancy and parenting community she built from scratch and sold to Motherly. There she led events as Director of Event Creative Strategy and Operations. A seasoned editor, writer, and brand expert, Kaity's work has also been featured in Verywell Family, The Spruce, Complex, InStyle, Ralph Lauren Magazine, Momtastic, Huffington Post, and more.


Kaity earned her bachelor's degree in communications with a concentration in journalism from Adelphi University and graduated magna cum laude.

About Verywell Mind

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