Kathryn Bowers is a Fellow at the New America Foundation in Washington, D.C. She began her career in journalism as a staff editor of the Atlantic Monthly and worked for CNN-International in London. Kathryn later served as an assistant media liaison at the United States Embassy in Moscow, where she received a State Department Meritorious Honor Award for her service. She’s taught writing at UCLA and is currently an associate editor of Zócalo Public Square, an Ideas Exchange based in Los Angeles.
Kathryn holds a bachelor’s degree from Stanford University and lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Andy Bowers and their daughter. She tweets as @kathrynsbowers and @zoobiquity.