Kelly Killoren Bensimon is known as one of New York City's major tastemakers. The mother of two daughters, Kelly is a model, equestrian, author, editor, designer, and health advocate. She has published three books,"The Bikini Book," "American Style," and "In The Spirit of the Hamptons" with Assouline publishing. She donates a portion of her book proceeds to the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
Bensimon was the Editor-at-Large for both Hamptons and Gotham Magazines. She was also the Editor of Accessories for Elle Magazine for the first two issues, and a guest Editor of Avenue Magazine for the January/February issues in 2012. Her latest book "I Can Make You Hot" published by St. Martins Press launches April 2012.
She now donates her time with the FoodBank of New York as their celebrity Ambassador, and has built numerous wells through Generosity Water. Kelly also adds a new publication to her modeling portfolio , the September 2011 SHAPE cover and Playboy March 2010 cover.
She splits her time with her girls and three dogs between New York City and East Hampton.