About Me


I write features for Bloomberg Businessweek, ESPN, New York, Newsweek, Politico Magazine, Columbia Journalism ReviewNational Journal, Salon, Washington Monthly, Washington City Paper, and Elle. I’m also a contributing editor at Boston magazine. Prior to freelancing I was a staff writer at Philadelphia magazine and contributing writer at National Journal magazine. Before that I was on staff at The New Republic. I live in New York City and graduated from Brown University. I’ve recently been nominated for several awards by the City & Regional Magazine Association. Longform page here.

Twitter: @svzwood. Email: svzwood at gmail dot com.