Katherine MacPhail | GovernmentCIO Media & Research

Katherine MacPhail

Staff Writer/Researcher
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Katherine MacPhail is a Staff Writer and Researcher for GovernmentCIO Media & Research, where she covers IT across federal health and civilian agencies.
Katherine earned her bachelor’s degree from Oberlin College, where she served as Editor-in-Chief of The Oberlin Review after holding the positions of Arts & Culture Editor, Staff Writer and Production Editor. She joined the GovernmentCIO Media & Research team in November 2021.
Originally from Durham, North Carolina, she loves live music, rock climbing and books. 


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