Susan Antilla is an award-winning freelance financial journalist who has written for The New York Times, Bloomberg View, and USA Today, among other global news organizations. She is author of “Tales From the Boom-Boom Room: The Landmark Legal Battles That Exposed Wall Street’s Shocking Culture of Sexual Harassment." In 2013 and 2014, she won both the “Best in Business” journalism award for her Bloomberg View columns from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) and first prize for personal opinion writing from the Connecticut Press Club. The New York State Society of CPAs gave her the "Excellence in Journalism" award for her Bloomberg columns in 2013, and the Society of the Silurians gave her the Excellence in Journalism award for her columns in 2012 and 2013. She is an adjunct professor at Fairfield University, where she teaches journalism. The opinions expressed are her own.