Deirdre Mundorf, Contributing Writer

Deirdre Mundorf

Contributing Writer

Highlights

  • Specialties and interests: Home, family, and pets
  • Education: Bachelor of Arts in elementary education and Bachelor of Science in psychology from the University of Maryland
  • Other work: Discover Magazine

About

Deirdre Mundorf is a former teacher and freelance writer who most enjoys working with topics pertaining to home, family, and pets. She began freelance writing in 2019, after the birth of her first child, and has been contributing to BobVila.com since 2020.

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