Clayton Aldern


Clayton Aldern is a data journalist at Grist. A Reynolds Journalism Institute fellow, he has produced reporting and data visualization that have appeared in a variety of outlets, including The Atlantic, The Economist, Logic, and on the floor of the U.S. Senate.

He holds a master's degree in neuroscience and a master's in public policy from the University of Oxford, where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar. Based in Seattle, he is originally from Minnesota. 

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