Loren Berlin is a writer and communications consultant specializing in financial services, affordable housing and economic development. Previously she was a staff reporter for the Huffington Post, and has written for the New York Times, Slate, and national magazines. Prior to becoming a journalist, Loren worked for three years in the secondary mortgage market program at the North Carolina-based nonprofit Self-Help during the boom and subsequent collapse of that market.
In her consulting practice, Loren combines her knowledge as a practitioner with her writing expertise to create powerful communication products and strategies for a variety of audiences.
Loren has a B.A. in Latin American Studies from Wesleyan University, and a M.B.A. and M.R.P. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.