Ilana Michelle Blitzer is an American Beauty Director based in New York City.
Early Life and Education
Ilana Blitzer with her father, Wolf Blitzer
Ilana grew up in Bethesda, Maryland and graduated from Emory University. She is the daughter of Lynn Blitzer, a personal shopper at the Saks Fifth Avenue store in Chevy Chase, Maryland, and Wolf Blitzer, host of "The Situation Room" and "Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer" on CNN.
Ilana is a Beauty Editor and Director and works for Health (magazine) and All You. She is responsible for leading a team of writers to deliver coverage on beauty products for the magazine's readers. Her beauty philosophy is to try to emphasize the positives instead of covering up flaws.
In 2008, Ilana married Joseph Gendelman, who is President of Bruce Gendelman Insurance Services. They met through their parents who were mutual friends and although they both attended Emory, they never met ran into each other. They ended up divorcing several years later.
In 2015, Ilana married David Snider.
They welcomed their son, Ruben Daniel Snider, in 2016.