Deborah Skolnik on Baby Films

The Senior Editor at Parenting magazine is the next "baby professional" to make cinematic selections for our Babies Five In Focus series.

In her role as senior editor at Parenting magazine, Deborah Skolnik is responsible for editing and writing feature stories on child development and mom-focused issues for Parenting magazine and its web site, She also serves as editor of the magazine's "Mother 'Hood," "Kid Media," and "Top Ten" sections, and regularly appears on television on behalf of Parenting, including interviews with NBC's Today, Good Morning America, The Early Show, CNN, CNBC and MSNBC, among others. She joined The Parenting Group in 2005 as senior articles editor of Parenting magazine. Skolnik has also served as features editor at McCall's, managing editor at American Baby and senior editor at Parents magazine. A magna cum laude graduate of Cornell University, Skolnik lives in Scarsdale with her husband and two children.