Throughout history, there have been many women editors who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female editors such as Anna Wintour, Anna Roosevelt Halsted, Diana Vreeland, Marcia Lucas, Lady Randolph Churchill.The women editors featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & India and many more countries.
Anna WintourAnna Wintour
03 November 1949, British
Magazine Editor, Fashion Journalist
Rachel JohnsonRachel Johnson
03 September 1965, British
Editor, Journalist

Julie Nixon EisenhowerJulie Nixon Eisenhower
05 July 1948, American
Author

Willow BayWillow Bay
28 December 1963, American
Journalist

Katie PavlichKatie Pavlich
10 July 1988, American
Commentator

Anna Roosevelt HalstedAnna Roosevelt Halsted
03 May 1906, American
Writer, Editor
Charlotte CasiraghiCharlotte Casiraghi
03 August 1986, Monacan
Editor-at-large, Equestrian Sports Ambassador

Diana VreelandDiana Vreeland
29 July 1906, American
Magazine editor, fashion journalist and special

Becky QuickBecky Quick
18 July 1972, American
Journalist
Maxine SneedMaxine Sneed
 , Canadian
Editor

Drew GrantDrew Grant
 , American
Writer, Editor, Producer
Chloé MalleChloé Malle
08 November 1985, American
Candice Bergen's Daughter

Cristina Greeven CuomoCristina Greeven Cuomo
21 January 1970, Brazilian
Wife of Chris Cuomo

Roxane GayRoxane Gay
15 October 1974, American
Writer

Rebekah BrooksRebekah Brooks
27 May 1968, British
Journalist

Marcia LucasMarcia Lucas
04 October 1945, American
Film editor
Victoria Claflin WoodhullVictoria Woodhull
23 September 1838, American
Politician

Isabella BlowIsabella Blow
19 November 1958, British
Journalist, Editor, Model

Tavi GevinsonTavi Gevinson
21 April 1996, American
Journalist

Annie SprinkleAnnie Sprinkle
23 July 1954, American
Sexologist
Charlaine HarrisCharlaine Harris
25 November 1951, American
Novelist

Thelma SchoonmakerThelma Schoonmaker
03 January 1940, American
Film editor
Allegra HustonAllegra Huston
26 August 1964, British, American
Writer

Grace CoddingtonGrace Coddington
20 April 1941, British
Model, Wardrobe stylist, Fashion editor,

Tina BrownTina Brown
21 November 1953, British
Editor
Alison TylerAlison Tyler
1969 AD, American
Writer

Grace MirabellaGrace Mirabella
10 June 1930, American
Editor
Sara ParetskySara Paretsky
08 June 1947, American
Author

Mabel Loomis ToddMabel Loomis Todd
10 November 1856, American
Editor

Buchi EmechetaBuchi Emecheta
21 July 1944, Nigerian
Writer, Novelist, Sociologist, Playwright, Editor,
Anna Dello RussoAnna Dello Russo
16 April 1962, Italian
Journalist, Fashion editor, Model

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Sarah Josepha HaleSarah Josepha Hale
24 October 1788, American
American author
Emily GouldEmily Gould
13 October 1981, American
Writer, Essayist, Children's writer

Jill AbramsonJill Abramson
19 March 1954, American
American journalist

Anne V. CoatesAnne V. Coates
12 December 1925, British
Film editor

Valerie EliotValerie Eliot
17 August 1926, British
Poet
Frances LearFrances Lear
14 July 1923, American
Activist
Alice Dunbar NelsonAlice Dunbar Nelson
19 July 1875, American
Poet

Judith JonesJudith Jones
10 March 1924, American
Businessperson

Meg GreenfieldMeg Greenfield
27 December 1930, American
Editor

Elizabeth PeabodyElizabeth Peabody
16 May 1804, American
Teacher
Cissy PattersonCissy Patterson
07 November 1884, American
Journalist

Nan KempnerNan Kempner
24 July 1930, American
Socialite

Judith MerrilJudith Merril
21 January 1923, Canadian, American
Fiction Writer

Mary Jo MarkeyMary Jo Markey
American
 

Ana CastilloAna Castillo
15 June 1953, American
Novelist
Anne Scott-JamesAnne Scott-James
05 April 1913, British
Journalist

Mary Mapes DodgeMary Mapes Dodge
26 January 1831, American
Author
Phoebe PalmerPhoebe Palmer
18 December 1807, American
Writer

Maryann BrandonMaryann Brandon
American
 

Elinor WylieElinor Wylie
07 September 1885, American
Poet
Abigail Scott DuniwayAbigail Scott Duniway
22 October 1834, American
Writer

Judith CristJudith Crist
22 May 1922, American
Film critic
Pauline HopkinsPauline Hopkins
1859 AD, American
Novelist

Alice MeynellAlice Meynell
11 October 1847, British
Writer

Inger ChristensenInger Christensen
16 January 1935, Danish
Poet

Paulina Kellogg Wright DavisPaulina Kellogg Wright Davis
07 August 1813, American
Educator

Natalya GorbanevskayaNatalya Gorbanevskaya
26 May 1936, Russian
Poet
Lucia MoholyLucia Moholy
18 January 1894, Czech
Photographer

Lydia ChukovskayaLydia Chukovskaya
24 March 1907, Russian
Writer

Barbara EpsteinBarbara Epstein
30 August 1928, American
Editor and journalist

Emmeline B. WellsEmmeline B. Wells
29 February 1828, American
Journalist
Hazel Brannon SmithHazel Brannon Smith
04 February 1914, American
Journalist

Eliza CookEliza Cook
24 December 1818, British
Journalist, Poet, Editor
Marit AllenMarit Allen
17 September 1941
Journalist

Mary Louise BoothMary Louise Booth
19 April 1831, American
Editor

Ann S. StephensAnn S. Stephens
30 March 1810, American
Author
Léonie AdamsLéonie Adams
09 December 1899, American
Poet

Almira Hart Lincoln PhelpsAlmira Hart Lincoln Phelps
15 July 1793, American
Educator
Kay FanningKay Fanning
18 October 1927, American
Journalist

Margaret Elizabeth SangsterMargaret Elizabeth Sangster
22 February 1838, American
Poet

Chiyo UnoChiyo Uno
28 November 1897, Japanese
Author
Freda KirchweyFreda Kirchwey
26 September 1893, American
Journalist

Pearl RiversPearl Rivers
11 March 1843, American
Journalist
Cynthia May AldenCynthia May Alden
31 May 1862, American
Journalist

Louise Imogen GuineyLouise Imogen Guiney
07 January 1861, American
Poet

Martha McClellan BrownMartha McClellan Brown
16 April 1838, American
Educator

Eunice TietjensEunice Tietjens
29 July 1884, American
Poet
Alice HenryAlice Henry
21 March 1857, Australian
Journalist
Mary Ellen SoltMary Ellen Solt
08 July 1920, American
Poet

Harriet FarleyHarriet Farley
18 February 1812, American
Writer

Evelyn CunninghamEvelyn Cunningham
25 January 1916, American
Journalist

Jeannette Leonard GilderJeannette Leonard Gilder
03 October 1849, American
Author
Alzina StevensAlzina Stevens
27 May 1849, American
Social Reformer

Sylvie KauffmannSylvie Kauffmann
30 October 1955, French
Journalist

Abigail Goodrich WhittelseyAbigail Goodrich Whittelsey
29 November 1788, American
Editor

Anne Newport RoyallAnne Newport Royall
11 June 1769, American
Travel writer

Agnes CunninghamAgnes Cunningham
19 February 1909, American
Musician
Charlotta Spears BassCharlotta Spears Bass
14 February 1874, American
Editor and activist

Zinaida Nikolayevna GippiusZinaida Nikolayevna Gippius
20 November 1869, Russian
Poet
Kate Richards O'HareKate Richards O'Hare
26 March 1876, American
Activist