About Me

What I Do: Blend narrative, policy analysis and investigative journalism to show how policy affects people’s lives.

What I Write About: Politics, poverty, higher education and economic and social policy.

My Background: Law degree from Duke University and journalism degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Former vice president and program director at two D.C. think tanks; Congressional staffer; corporate lawyer. Currently a contributing editor at Washington Monthly.

Studio portraits for Anne Kim