Mary Lee was raised in Luray, VA where she started her career covering local events for the Page News and Courier. In 2015, she moved to Richmond to attend Virginia Commonwealth University where she studied journalism, history and politics.
Mary Lee got her first taste of state political reporting while working with Capital News Service at VCU. In 2017, she wrote about gerrymandering, the opioid epidemic and other legislative issues for publications such as The Washington Post, U.S. News and World Report, and The Virginian-Pilot.
Mary Lee lives in Richmond where she spends her free time reading, exploring the local beer scene and planning her next travel adventure. Find Mary Lee on Twitter @_MaryLeeClark_ to say hi or ask a question.