Dawn Kopecki on Muck Rack

Dawn Kopecki

Covers:  jpmorgan, investment banking, trading, mortgage banking, bank earnings, financial services accounting, financial regulations, american express
Doesn't Cover: banking products, consumer finance

Biz Editor at San Antonio Express-News Yogi. Vegetarian in Texas. Ex @Bloomberg @BW @DowJones Contact securely on KeyBase @ DawnK Opinions mine, etc

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Kopecki won the 2006 William R. Clabby Dow Jones Newswires award for her coverage of accounting scandals at mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which Dow Jones also nominated for a Loeb. She's also won awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press As...

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email, with a follow-up call a few days later if it's relevant to my beat.

Why did you become a journalist?

Because I liked the idea of discovering the truth.

Society of the Silurians

2015 - Merit Award for Public Service Journalism
Overworked and Underwhelmed: Young Bankers Fed Up With 90-Hour Weeks Move to Startups

Gerald Loeb Finalist

2013 - Beat Reporting
Finalist in beat reporting for our coverage of JPMorgan's Whale trading loss.