Raina Lipsitz is a staff writer and editor at Catalyst. She writes speeches for Catalyst’s President & CEO, articles and op-eds for magazines to which Catalyst contributes, and letters related to Catalyst’s advocacy work. She also coordinates the writing and editing of Catalyst’s official blog, Catalyzing, and oversees the editorial process for the Catalyst Canada Honours and Catalyst Awards Conference and Dinner programs. Her writing has appeared in Al Jazeera America, The Atlantic (online edition), Kirkus Reviews, McSweeney’s, Nerve.com, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Ploughshares, and Salon, among other publications.
Ms. Lipsitz lives in Brooklyn and holds a Master’s degree in nonfiction writing from Columbia University and a Bachelor’s degree in English from Yale University.