Lydia DePillis is a reporter at the Houston Chronicle covering the Texas economy. Previously, she was a reporter at the Washington Post focusing on a broad range of business issues, a staff writer at The New Republic, and real estate columnist at the Washington City Paper, where she authored its award-winning Housing Complex blog.
DePillis is a native of Seattle, Washington and attended Columbia College in New York City, where she spent most of her time blogging. In between and immediately after, she interned for Real Change News, Greenwire, the New York Observer, and Slate magazine.
She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.