Katie Zavadski is the research editor at ProPublica. She oversees a team of research reporters who partner with reporters at ProPublica and our local reporting network partners on research- and records-heavy stories. Zavadski also maintains ProPublica’s stable of research resources and runs the Emerging Reporters program, which provides stipends and mentorship to students from backgrounds that are underrepresented in journalism.
Zavadski joined ProPublica in 2018 after stints at The Daily Beast, New York Magazine, and Newsweek. Her work has also appeared in The Washington Post, Buzzfeed, and Politico Magazine.