Allison McCartney

News App Developer

Allison McCartney is a news apps developer at ProPublica working on Represent, ProPublica’s Congress app. She previously worked at The Brown Institute for Media Innovation at Stanford, The Center for Investigate Reporting and the PBS NewsHour.

Allison has a master’s degree from Stanford University and an undergraduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis. She is based in San Francisco, California.

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