bio

HOUSTON — Erin is the local economy reporter for the Houston Chronicle.

She writes about the energy transition, environmental issues, worker safety and economic equity.

Erin graduated from Colorado State University in 2018 with undergraduate degrees in journalism and economics. She interned with Bloomberg in 2018. While in New York, she also worked on ProPublica’s Electionland project covering voter accessibility. In 2017, she interned with The Denver Post, her hometown newspaper.

Erin grew up in Colorado with her brother, an artist, and her parents, part-time nomads. She enjoys walking through trees, wondering what kind of plant that is, and paddling boats. She is not scared of heights and does not have the patience to be a good fisher(wo)man.