Kiana Murden

Kiana Murden

Lives In

Brooklyn, NY


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


  • Beauty and fashion


Kiana is a Brooklyn-based writer and editor whose work has appeared in publications such as Allure, Byrdie, CNN Underscored, and The Spruce Eats. She covers beauty, fashion, and other lifestyle topics. Prior to transitioning into the editorial space, Kiana worked in beauty marketing and PR, along with serving as a fashion brand consultant.


Kiana received her Master in Science in Journalism from Columbia University and her Bachelor's of Arts in Public Relations from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.