Kristin van Ogtrop

Editor, Real Simple Magazine

Kristin van Ogtrop is Editor of Time Inc.'s award-winning lifestyle brand Real Simple. In addition to leading the monthly magazine, van Ogtrop oversees all brand extensions, which have grown to include a robust website with unique, daily content; tablet editions; licensed products; and mobile apps.

Van Ogtrop is author of the popular blog Adventures in Chaos on as well as the critically-acclaimed book Just Let Me Lie Down: Necessary Terms for the Half-Insane Working Mom, published by Little, Brown in April 2010.