About Us

For 30 years, Sophisticated Woman Magazine has been the guide to the best of life on the Northshore. Every month, our readership of 75,000 finds ideas, information, news and resources they need to be more knowledgeable and successful in their lives.

Joanne Gallinghouse—Publisher

Joanne, a native of New Orleans, has 30 years of advertising, marketing and public relations experience. She holds a BA in psychology and an MBA with a specialty in marketing, and has an extensive background in strategic planning and business development. She also has in-depth experience in primary and secondary research and analysis, public relations, and special event planning.

Joanne is very active in her community, serving on various boards including the Leadership St.Tammany Trustee Board and Covington Three Rivers Art Festival. She was one of the founders of the St. Tammany Leadership Program and has also served on the boards of the St. Tammany West Chamber, Northshore Advertising Federation, St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation and Covington Business & Professional Women. In 2001, she was named a CityBusiness Woman of the Year.


Lorie Hollis—Sales Manager


Corrinn Fisher—Account Executive


Emily Baker— Account Executive


Lindsay Balicheski— Account Executive


Kristi Probst—Art Director


Steve Randon—Cover Photographer

Steve Randon is the official cover photographer for Sophisticated Woman Magazine. For more information about Steve Randon Studio, please visit www.steverandon.com.