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Lyndsey Gilpin

Lyndsey Gilpin
Editor and Publisher


Lyndsey Gilpin is the editor and publisher of Southerly. Based in her hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, she travels throughout the American South to report on climate change, environmental justice, energy, economic development, rural and urban issues, and more. A full-time freelancer, her work has appeared in Harper’s, Vice, The Daily Beast, CityLab, High Country News, FiveThirtyEight, The Washington Post, Hakai, The Atlantic, Grist, Outside, and InsideClimate News. Lyndsey earned her Master’s from Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She is on the board of directors for the Society of Environmental Journalists, has been an Institute for Journalism and Natural Resources fellow, and was a finalist for the Livingston Award for Young Journalists for her 2016 High Country News investigation of sexual harassment in the National Park Service. Read her work here.