Jennifer Mascia (born Nov. 22, 1977 in Miami, Fla.) is the author of "Never Tell Our Business to Strangers" and an Editorial Assistant in the Editorial Department of The New York Times. She is a regular contributor to The Gun Report, a gun violence project spearheaded by the Op-Ed columnist Joe Nocera.
Mascia is a graduate of City University of New York's Hunter College and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
In February 2010 Mascia published "Never Tell Our Business to Strangers," a memoir about her parents that centers around the discovery of her father's murder conviction.
The memoir is an expansion of a Modern Love column published in The New York Times in April 2007