New Hope Media

Who We Are

Susan Caughman – President & CEO

Susan Caughman served in a number of senior executive positions during her publishing career, including Senior Vice President for Consumer Marketing, Time Inc, and circulation and general management positions at LIFE, Time, and Newsweek magazines. Caughman has a long history of work in support of families and children. As both a Peace Corps volunteer and a program director for the American Friends Service Committee, she launched a variety of health and development programs for rural women in West Africa. Later, as one of the earliest adopters from China, Caughman helped found Families with Children from China, a national support group of over 50,000 families. Caughman is a graduate of Middlebury College and the Yale School of Management. She lives in New York City with her family.

Wayne Kalyn – Editor, ADDitude

Editor Wayne Kalyn has deep roots in consumer health and lifestyle publishing. From 2004 to 2007, he served as editor of Jungle Media's four magazines for young professionals. Earlier in his career, he spent six years as editorial director of Reader's Digest Books, working on health titles such as The Complete Guide to Pain Relief, The Healing Power of Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs and Taking Charge of Arthritis. He also served as Senior Editor at Men's Journal, helping it win the 1995 National Magazine Award for General Excellence. Kalyn's writings have appeared in national publications including Health, Parenting, People, Reader's Digest, Good Housekeeping, and The New York Times.

Eve Gilman – Editor, Adoptive Families

Eve brings the perspective of an adult adoptee to all the parenting advice and personal stories that appear in Adoptive Families magazine and on adoptivefamilies.com. She has been with the magazine for nearly a decade, having joined New Hope Media as an intern.

Anne Mazza – Advertising Director

Anne has been in advertising sales for the past 14 years, working for niche market publications. She came to New Hope Media in 2009 to manage advertising sales for all titles, including the adoption publications and websites and ADHD publication and websites. Her sales experience has been informed by her life experience; she has raised an ADHD son, and has a grandson who was adopted.

Anne lives in New York City with her husband and young-adult son. She raised two stepchildren, who also live in New York City.

Anni Layne Rodgers – Digital Marketing Director

A veteran of Rolling Stone Online and Fast Company, Anni began her career studying and profiling rising stars in the business world. After earning her MBA from UCLA's Anderson School, she founded an independent consulting company delivering digital strategy to growing magazines. As web director for The Build Network at Inc. magazine, she relaunched TheBuildNetwork.com and forged a custom microsite business. At New Hope Media, Anni oversees the online strategies for ADDitude and Adoptive Families, which introduced an overhauled membership site in December 2014.

Susan Sidler – Circulation Director

Susan Sidler is a magazine circulation and direct marketing professional with 32 years of experience. Prior to starting her own business in 1997, she held high-level consumer marketing positions at various publishing companies including Meredith Corporation and Rodale Press. Susan's expertise centers on the development of successful direct marketing and internet promotions for her clients. Her extensive list of clients has included Nickelodeon, Children's Television Workshop, Yankee Magazine, Archaeology, Cornell University, King Arthur Flour, Running Times, Love of Quilting, American Woodworker, Make: Magazine, and other publishers of special interest consumer magazines. Susan lives with her husband in Cornwall, Pennsylvania.

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