Catherine Cheney is a Senior Reporter for Devex, the media platform for the global development community. She covers the West Coast, focusing on the role of technology and innovation in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. And she frequently represents Devex as a speaker and moderator. Prior to joining Devex, Catherine earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Yale University, worked as a web producer for POLITICO and reporter for World Politics Review, and helped to launch NationSwell. Catherine has reported from all over the world, and freelanced for outlets including the Atlantic and the Washington Post. She also works with the Solutions Journalism Network, a nonprofit that trains and connects journalists to cover responses to problems.