Rachel Christensen is Director of Social Media for BuzzFeed Editorial. In this role, she oversees BuzzFeed’s social team, whose focus is both on driving traffic to BuzzFeed.com and distributing content directly to social platforms. Christensen joined BuzzFeed in 2015. Previously, she held social strategy roles at Food52, Real Simple magazine, and at NBC’s Television Without Pity. Rachel is a graduate of Northeastern University’s College of Arts and Sciences with a BA in English, is an academy member of the Shorty Awards for Social Media, and lives in Queens with her husband and two cats.