Taste of Home Books Executive Editor
Heidi Lloyd is vice president and executive editor of Taste of Home books and special interest publications at the Milwaukee campus of The Reader's Digest Association. She joined Taste of Home in 2000 as senior editor/books and was promoted to vice president in 2006.
In her nine years with the company, Heidi has helped direct hundreds of publications, including the launch of two successful lines of newsstand products and Taste of Home's entrance into retail books. The Taste of Home Cookbook, the flagship 5-ring binder, has sold more than 1.5 million copies in four years.
Heidi says she has the best job in the world, and she enjoys meeting Taste of Home subscribers. Since there are over 3 million of those, she still has a ways to go.
Heidi is especially passionate about Cooks Who Care, a program launched by Taste of Home to encourage people to use their cooking skills to help others. The stories of these special cooks are heart-warming and inspiring.
Before coming to Taste of Home, Heidi worked in daily newspaper publishing for 16 years.