• • Has been a freelance financial writer for 5 years
  • • Expertise reporting on topics related to Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain
  • • Learned the Arabic language, taking an immersive course at Middlebury College

Experience

David has been a freelance writer for 5 years, covering topics related to personal finances, economic news, trends, cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology and the intersection between finance and technology. He was a staff writer for Investopedia from 2016-2018, when he left to become a reporter for the cryptocurrency-focused media outlet Coindesk.com. His work has appeared in several places including Investopedia, CoinDesk, Yahoo Finance, Washington Times, Nasdaq,, Albany Times Union, News & Observer, Cary News, Lexington Herald-Leader, The Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY), The State and more.

Education

David holds a BA in anthropology from Kenyon College.

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