Alessandra Malito is the technology reporter at InvestmentNews, where she covers the intersection of emerging software and the financial services industry. Two months before starting this position, she graduated with her Master's degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in Times Square. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from SUNY Stony Brook J-School, where she was the news editor of her college paper. She first began her journey as a reporter when she was a sophomore in high school, interning for the local newspaper. In the nine years since, her byline has also appeared in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times Lens blog, NBCNews.com and Newsday.com. She is currently pursuing the Certified Financial Planning designation with a self-paced online program at Boston University.
When she's not working, she is cooking, baking, reading, running or crafting, never with a cup of coffee too far away.