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Biography

Born in Connecticut. Lived in Los Angeles, Boston, and New York City. Write about a little of everything.

Graduate of Berlin High School, Wesleyan University, Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.

Written for:

Print:
Nieman Reports
Columbia Journalism Review
Soap Opera Digest
Creative Screen...

What was your first job as a journalist?

When I was 9 I made my own newspaper. We broke the story of a mean neighbor who wouldn't let us sled on her hill. Hyperlocal!

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

I am waiting for a story to break about the # button on phones. Long live ##.

Awards

Mirror Award

2013 - Finalist: Best Commentary, Digital Media

Folio: Eddie Award

2016 - Series of Articles – Less Than Six Issues
My Nieman Reports article about reporting on transgender people and communities was part of package on covering minorities that won a Folio Magazine Eddie Award.