Katie McCarthy

Lives In

Portland, Oregon


  • Loyola Marymount University


A freelance writer with 15 years of experience, Katie has had her work featured in top publications such as Byrdie, Refinery29, Total Beauty, and The Chicago Tribune. She is currently the Communications Manager for Lightspeed Systems.


Katie graduated with a bachelor's degree in English and art history from Loyola Marymount University.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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