Kathleen is a producer for Midday With Tom Hall. Previously, she was a producer for Maryland Morning and, before that, a freelance radio reporter for the WYPR newsroom. She was for many years an editor at The Washington Post – on the Foreign Desk; at Outlook (The Post’s Sunday commentary section) and as a special projects editor for the Post’s Financial Desk.
Kathleen lived in Turkey for a couple of years in the ‘90s as Time Magazine’s stringer for the region and as deputy editor of Dateline Turkey, an English-language weekly newspaper based in Istanbul. (Sadly, her Turkish is rusty now, but if you know a few words, please stop by and say merhaba.)Early in her career, Kathleen was a frequent contributor to CFO, The Economist’s monthly magazine for financial executives, and a staff writer for Bostonia Magazine.
She is a graduate of Boston University and also attended University College Dublin, in Ireland. She was a visiting media fellow at Duke University’s DeWitt Wallace Center for Journalism and Democracy and attended the wonderful Stanford Publishing Course. She is the editor of two books.