Jul 31, - CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER: Phillip Picardi. CREATIVE DIRECTOR: Erin Hover. MANAGING EDITOR: Amanda Meigher. Jump to Influence on Teen Vogue - Elaine Marie Welteroth (born December 10, ) is an American journalist and editor. In April , Welteroth was named editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue, making her the second person of African-American heritage in Condé Nast's year history to hold such a title.Early life · Career · Social media influence · Public speaking.