Peggy Post

Director & Spokesperson for
The Emily Post Institute
Author, Emily Post's Etiquette

Peggy Post, Emily Post's great-granddaughter-in-law, is director and spokesperson of The Emily Post Institute. The institute, based in Burlington, Vermont, maintains and updates the works of the legendary Emily Post.

Peggy is the author of more than a dozen books, including Emily Post's Etiquette; Emily Post's Wedding Etiquette; "Excuse Me, But I Was Next...": How to Handle the Top 100 Manners Dilemmas; Emily Post's The Etiquette Advantage in Business: Personal Skills for Professional Success, Second Edition (written with Peter Post); and Emily Post's Table Manners for Kids (coauthored with Cindy Post Senning, Ed.D.). Her newest book, launched in October 2011, is the 18th edition of Emily Post's Etiquette, which she has coauthored with the next generation of the Post family.

Peggy writes a monthly column in Good Housekeeping. Peggy also writes a biweekly wedding etiquette column in the online Sunday Styles section of The New York Times, and is actively involved in the development of Emily Post Wedding, a line of wedding invitations.

Peggy's TV appearances include Oprah, Dr. Phil, The View, Live with Regis and Kelly, the Today show, Good Morning America, Dateline, VH1, and CNN. She conducts lectures and seminars for businesses and community groups across the country.