Katherine Lewis

Author of articles appearing in dozens of regional and national publications, including Bloomberg Businessweek, the Chicago Tribune, Consumers Digest, Fiscal Times, Fortune.com, Houston Chronicle, Newark Star-Ledger, New York Times, Money, MSN Money, Parade, Slate, USA Today's magazine group, Washington Parent, Washington Post Magazine, and Working Mother.Covered Wall Street deal-making, farm policy, parenting, the White House, media and technology regulation, and Congress. Active in the Asian American Journalists Association and the American Society of Journalists and Authors.Responsible for the editorial vision, content, and management of CurrentMom.com and its writers, as well as event programming. 


Katherine Reynolds Lewis is a former writer for The Balance specializing in working moms. She contributed content for more than six years.

She has over 20 years' experience as a journalist and is currently an independent writer and editor focused on money, work and family. She's contributed to 

Lewis is the founder of CurrentMom.com.  

She graduated with honors from Harvard University (AB) with a degree in physics, earning the Elizabeth Cary Agassiz and Harvard College Awards for Academic Merit in each of her years there.

In her last staff position, Lewis served as the national correspondent for Newhouse News Service. She previously worked for Bloomberg News and the Bond Buyer, a municipal bond industry publication based in New York City.

Lewis also wrote movie reviews for Inside Out Film.

Awards and Publications 


Lewis is a certified parent educator with the Parent Encouragement Program.


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