Alex Zielinski is an enterprising reporter and generally curious human being located in Washington, D.C. Her lens is usually focused on social issues in city settings. Currently, Alex is ThinkProgress‘ health reporter.
Alex grew up among the tiny coastal town of Arcata, tucked away in Northern California’s Humboldt County, and graduated with a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oregon in 2011. Alex lived and worked as a reporter in Portland, Oregon until 2015.
Alex also contributes her time to D.C.’s Street Sense as a volunteer reporter and editor.