Doree Shafrir is BuzzFeed’s Executive Editor, overseeing the site’s culture and entertainment coverage, as well as the Ideas section. Shafrir formerly edited music news and features as senior editor at RollingStone.com, and covered a wide range of topics from culture to technology as Contributing Editor at New York Magazine. She is also a former editor at the New York Observer, Gawker, and Philadelphia Weekly. Before that, she was a History PhD program dropout. She is based in Los Angeles.