Best Company Editorial Team

Our team of expert researchers and writers has a singular goal — to arm consumers with the information necessary so they can confidently identify the best company for them.

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Alayna Okerlund

Senior Editor

Alayna Okerlund is a finance-focused Senior Content Strategist and Social Media Manager at BestCompany.com. Since joining BestCompany.com in May 2017, Alayna’s content has reflected hundreds of hours of finance-related research and has helped readers feel more financially confident. Alayna has also worked with several reputable experts in the identity theft and credit repair industries over the course of her career, and has provided content for well-known publications like Forbes, Reader’s Digest, Lifehacker, and more. Additionally, Alayna manages several BestCompany.com social media accounts where she makes meaningful connections and shares helpful content-focused resources.

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