Meet The Team

ROBYN L. JONES |  PublisherRobyn

Robyn, a long-time resident of Berks County, joined Berks County Living in 2001. Passionate about her position, she currently leads the team as Publisher and feels fortunate to head the most talented editorial, sales and design staff in Berks County. Robyn currently serves on the board of the PA Americana Region, the South Mountain YMCA, the GRYP Advisory Board, and is involved with the Women2Women organization. A big fan of all that Berks County has to offer, you’ll often see Robyn out and about attending community events. In her free time, she enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends, enjoying a fabulous glass of wine, watching a good movie and experimenting with new recipes. 
RJones@BerksCountyLiving.com | 610.775.0640


NikkiNIKKI M. MURRY | Editor-In-Chief

Nikki started with Berks County Living in May of 2011. A Hamburg resident, she has an extensive background in covering the people, places and activities that encompass Berks. After graduating from Kutztown University with a degree in professional writing, she worked as a marketing associate for the Berks Arts Council, and as a freelance reporter by night for the Reading Eagle. She later took a position with Berks-Mont Newspapers, serving as editor for the Hamburg Area Item and Kutztown Area Patriot newspapers, and later as managing editor of the group’s five publications. Most recently, she was editor of Central Penn Parent magazine in Harrisburg. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her son, Riley, her dogs, volunteering for dog rescues, watching baseball and traveling. NMurry@BerksCountyLiving.com | 610.763.7500


VANESSA GOFFREDO | Art DirectorVanessa

Fueled by coffee and a love for design, Vanessa has been the visual mind behind the magazine since 2013. With a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Design from Kutztown University, she is a highly creative designer, with a thorough understanding of photography, typography and printing. She does more than just make things pretty. She makes things better! In her free time she can be found chasing after her son, Santino, scouring Pinterest for new recipes and DIY projects, binge-watching something on Netflix with her husband, Mark, and spoiling her fur baby, Jack. What inspires her? People, music, fashion and everyday life. VGoffredo@BerksCountyLiving.com | 484.546.0415


ElizabethELIZABETH BEEBE | Account Executive

Elizabeth (Beth) joined the Berks County Living team in June of 2009. She graduated from Penn State University in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, and prior to working at BCL, she sold advertising for Journal Register Company (now digitalfirst Media) and Berks-Mont Newspapers. She loves working for such a prestigious magazine as BCL and appreciates the opportunity to help clients grow their businesses. In her spare time, Beth enjoys reading and relaxing with her husband, Ryan - that is, when she’s not busy chasing after (or playing with) their three children, Owen, Claire and Nathan. 

EBeebe@BerksCountyLiving.com | 610.898.1928 ext.2


ANGELA DUEN | Independent Account ExecutiveAngela2

Angela started working with Berks County Living in the fall of 2014. Part-time ad sales executive by day…fashion designer and full-time mom to three by night!  Angela had no previous ad sales experience before joining the BCL team, but she loves a challenge, loves the magazine and wanted to be a part of the fabulousness!  Since coming on board, she has become an ad sales and marketing enthusiast, and loves the challenge of helping Berks small businesses grow.  Angela also enjoys traveling, fashion and cooking. She considers herself a serious foodie, designs jewelry on the side and is also discovering her love of yoga and a well-placed afternoon nap.  
ADuen@BerksCountyLiving.com | 917.273.3251


SaraSARA WOODWARD | Account Executive

Sara Woodward joined the Berks County Living team in 2016.  Born and raised in Berks County, she finds great passion in working with local businesses, helping them spread their marketing message and showing off all they have to offer. She appreciates all the relationships that she’s established thus far and looks forward to developing many more. In Sara’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Adam. Dining out at local restaurants is one of their favorite activities. Sara also loves spending time with her children and her extended family, swimming, nature walks, time at the beach, and volunteering in the local community. Sara is thrilled to be a part of the BCL team! SWoodward@BerksCountyLiving.com | 610.413.0739

Photos by Tania Colamarino, AMA Photography