Ms. Stellene Volandes has been Editor-in-Chief of Town and Country at Hearst Magazines Corporation since March 8, 2016. Ms. Volandes has been executive style director of Town and Country since 2014. She joined Town and Country in 2011 as jewelry and accessories director and was named Style Director in 2012, a role that gave her a significant hand in developing the magazine's journalistic range and stable of contributors. She had been Style Editor of Departures from 2007 to 2011, having held increasingly senior roles there since 2003. She began her editorial career at Vogue. Ms. Volandes is a graduate of Vassar College and holds a Master's degree in English and Comparative Literature from Columbia University.