Susie Cagle is an independent journalist and illustrator, and a frequent contributor to ProPublica, the New York Times, the Guardian, and many others. She was previously a 2016 John S. Knight Journalism fellow at Stanford and a technology columnist at Pacific Standard magazine. She is currently working on an illustrated book about boom-and-bust economics in California. Susie’s work has been featured on National Public Radio and in Wired, the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and the Washington Post, and has been honored with awards from the Online News Association and the Society of Professional Journalists. Susie has a masters in journalism from Columbia University, which still doesn’t offer a cartooning class.