Kathleen McElroy

Kathleen McElroy, a first-year doctoral journalism student at the University of Texas at Austin, is the editor of Reporting Texas. She re-entered academia after spending 20 years at The New York Times, where she worked in sports, news, dining and on the Web. She previously was an editor at The National (sports daily), Newsday, The Austin American-Statesman, Huntsville Item and Bryan-College Station Eagle. She earned a Master of Arts from New York University, and a Bachelor of Arts from Texas A&M.