Molly Fergus

VP & General Manager

Molly Fergus


University of Missouri-Columbia


  • Molly has more than 10 years of professional experience in digital media
  • She has contributed to a variety of media and nonprofit organizations, including CNN, Women's wear Daily, and the United Nations Development Programme
  • She was previously an editor at Condé Nast Traveler and Sherman's Travel


Molly has been with Dotdash since 2013, and she has dedicated her career to digital media. Before joining Dotdash, she was an associate digital editor for Condé Nast Traveler, where she helped launch the magazine’s first proprietary website and an editorial assistant at Sherman’s Travel. Her writing has also appeared in Self, Redbook, Women’s Wear Daily, and CNN.


Molly studied magazine journalism and Spanish at the University of Missouri-Columbia; she graduated in 2007.

Treehugger and Dotdash

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