Experience

Smithsonian magazine – Washington, D.C.

  • Assistant digital editor, humanities, October 2019 through present
  • Smart News writer, June 2018 through October 2019
  • American Society of Magazine Editors editorial intern, June 2017 through August 2017

freelance writer – Washington, D.C.

  • Smithsonian.com and Washington City Paper (City Lights section) contributor

The Flat Hat – Williamsburg, VA

  • Chief staff writer, August 2017 through April 2018
  • Copy editor, September 2017 through April 2018
  • Associate blogs editor, April 2016 through November 2016
  • Chief staff writer, March 2015 through May 2015
  • Associate news editor, November 2014 through March 2015
  • Copy editor, October 2014 through May 2015

Kiplinger.com – Washington, D.C.

  • Editorial intern, June 2016 through July 2016
  • Editorial intern, June 2015 through August 2015

The Saint ­– St Andrews, Scotland

  • Editor-in-chief, November 2016 through April 2017
  • Deputy editor, April 2016 through November 2016
  • Money editor, December 2015 through April 2016
  • Deputy features editor, September 2015 through December 2015

Aberrance Quarterly Leesburg, VA

  • Managing editor and branch co-founder, April 2014 through August 2014

The Husky Headline – Leesburg, VA

  • Editor-in-Chief, August 2013 through June 2014

Awards and honors

Meilan Solly résumé