Ed Finkel is a writer, editor and Web content manager with 30 years of professional experience. His areas of concentration include education, health/medical, legal, retail/food business and public policy.
Since his 1989 graduation from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, he has worked full-time as a staff writer for Chicago Lawyer magazine, assistant editor of The Public Innovator newsletter, managing editor of The Neighborhood Works magazine, and in-house editor at his alma mater, Medill.
Since leaving Medill for the second time to become a full-time free-lancer in 2002, Ed has written and edited content for independent consumer and B-to-B publications as well as those based at universities, associations and other non-profits. In addition to articles, he has written case studies and white-papers for foundation, corporate and other clients. Ed has worked as a Web site editor and content manager both at Medill and more recently for LISC/Chicago.
"His writing skills are top notch and his reporting abilities go far beyond what the usual suspects have to offer." - Monika Newland Kimrey, artist