A graduate of Yale University and a native of New York City, Neylan McBaine is the founder and editor-in-chief of the Mormon Women Project, a 501(c)3 non-profit website which features weekly interviews with LDS women from around the world at www.mormonwomen.com. Additionally, Neylan is associate creative director at Bonneville Communications, the creative agency of choice for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the agency responsible for the “I’m A Mormon” campaign. Neylan comes to Bonneville with extensive experience in online and retail marketing from several Bay Area companies including Walmart.com and Tea Collection clothing.
As a religion writer and personal essayist, Neylan has been published in Newsweek, The Washington Post, Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought, Segullah, Meridian Magazine, Patheos.com and BustedHalo.com. She is the author of a collection of personal essays—How to Be a Twenty-First Century Pioneer Woman (2008). She lives with her husband and three daughters in Salt Lake City.