Insider has hired Keyonea Boone as a senior entertainment reporter. Recently, she was contributing to Insider and was an assistant editor, general assignment on a contractual basis for Essence Communications Inc., where she previously also contributed.
She has extensively covered entertainment, art and styles for various outlets, including Allure, InStyle, Emmy Magazine, Bustle and more.
She has also served as director of public relations / staff writer at Her Campus.
Boone graduated from Kean University and earned her master’s degree from Montclair State University.