Managing Editors

Judith Dern
Judith was baking lemon meringue pies and collecting cookbooks while her sisters collected Barbie dolls. A New England transplant to the West Coast, she joined Allrecipes in 2007, as a member of the Site Ops team. She has since held various positions from Brand Marketing and International, to managing Allrecipes’ digital cookbooks production. Also an independent writer, she has written 10 print cookbooks, text for websites, and had bylines in several regional and national magazines.

Stephanie Robinett
Stephanie is Director of Communications for and has been a member of the Allrecipes team since 2009. A Northwest native, Stephanie's communications career has intersected with consumer products, social media, research and technology for nearly a decade offering the blog interesting insights into these topics. Stephanie is and avid cook (since starting at Allrecipes) and enjoys reading, yoga and outdoor activities like camping in the (short but beautiful) Seattle summers and snowboarding in the many nearby mountains (rain in the city means snow in the pass).


Jen Evison
Jen is the Social Media Manager for, and has been a member of the team since 2008. Originally an Army Brat, she made Seattle her home in 2005, and even loves the rain! By day, you can find her engaging with the Allrecipes fans and community on Facebook and Twitter. By night, you can find her cooking up dishes with local ingredients, checking out a great new restaurant, or sipping on a glass of wine at a local wine shop with her husband and friends. Check out Jen’s Cook Profile

Carl Hansen
Carl has a Masters in Gastronomy from Boston University, with an emphasis on wine studies, food history, and French culture and cuisine. He was a Julia Child Scholarship recipient and earned an advanced certification from the Wine & Spirit Educational Trust. He has written restaurant reviews for a variety of publications and was the managing editor of a series of travel guides.

Jenn Davis
Jenn is the Communications Manager for's social and mobile product team, a role that combines her two greatest passions: food and technology. Jenn has been in the public relations field for nearly a decade and has worked across the consumer technology, healthcare, nonprofit and online media industries. As a military brat, Jenn spent most of her childhood overseas and then attended the University of Washington (go Huskies!). She's called Seattle home ever since and enjoys cooking, hiking, and shopping and eating her way through Pike Place Market.

Lana Odintsova
Lana is the Communications Manager for's video team, and focuses on generating media coverage and social shares for the company's vast video collection and original web shows. Lana is a seasoned public relations and marketing professional with experience across many key industries, including technology, outdoor recreation, and performing arts. A Seattle native and alumnus of the University of Washington, Lana is very connected to the local community, volunteering her time and talent to local nonprofit organizations. During her downtime, Lana is always on the hunt for a great outdoor adventure, particularly hiking, skiing, and kayaking. She has climbed Mt. Rainier and her dream is to hike the entire length of the Pacific Crest Trail one day.

Renny Sabina
Colby Grab