Roving reporter exploring America after seven years in Indonesia. Writes for publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and Christian Science Monitor. As a staff reporter for the WSJ in Indonesia, I wrote about rising fears of discrimination among the ethnic Chinese minority, an official backlash against the LGBT community, efforts by intrepid fire chasers to curb fatal forest blazes and the struggles facing female migrant workers. Ohio born and bred, I’m a runner, a lover of Bluegrass and vegetables.

Read more about my work on people, politics and religion or climate and energy. For more personal insights on what it's like to return to an America adjusting to the Trump administration, check out my blog.