Peggy Tartaro is executive editor of Women & Guns magazine, a publication of the Second Amendment Foundation and managing editor of The Gun Mag.com. In addition to her duties as editor of the magazine, she has become a well-known spokesperson for the gun rights cause, appearing on numerous international, national and local television and radio programs to discuss the firearms civil rights issue.
She has also dealt extensively with the print medium, through interviews with such titles as Glamour and the New York Times Magazine. She has consulted with authors of both fiction and non-fiction whose work is focused on women’s personal protection issues. An NRA Life Member, she served for several years as a member of the National Rifle Association’s Women’s Policies Committee. In 2007 she was the NRA’s Sybil Luddington Women’s Freedom Award winner. In 1997, she became a trustee of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA), and serves as that national gun rights group’s treasurer.