photo of Karen Nye   Karen Nye
Managing Director: Multimedia Communications
Chicago, IL
312.595.7147

Areas of Focus: Economic Analysis

Profile:
  • More than 20 years experience in economic and financial news reporting
  • Oversees multimedia communications for Chief Economist Diane Swonk and Deputy Chief Economist Adolfo Laurenti
  • Responsible for media requests, editing of print and online content, including Twitter, the Economic Minds blog, Fed Flashes and Themes, as well as supervision of external multimedia communications
  • Previously served as a business news reporter for British Broadcasting Corporation World television news in New York. Prior to that, served as CNBC's London Bureau Chief and worked on Capitol Hill in the press office of U.S. Senator Lawton Chiles
Education:
  • BA, English Literature, University of Florida
  • MSc in Economic History, London School of Economics