Hannah Orenstein is a dating editor at Elite Daily and the author of Playing with Matches (June 26, 2018).

Previously, she was the assistant features editor at Seventeen.com. At 21, she became the youngest matchmaker at a top dating service. She’s also written for Cosmopolitan.com, MarieClaire.com, Refinery29, and more.

Her newsletter, also called Playing with Matches, is a weekly digest of single New Yorkers ages 21 – 35 — the kind you actually want to date. Like someone you see in the newsletter? She’ll put you in touch. Sign up here.

Hannah was born and raised in Boston, studied journalism and history at NYU, and lives in Manhattan with her fat cat, Eloise.

Photography by Elyssa Goodman.