Catherine Lizette Gonzalez

Editorial Assistant at Colorlines

Catherine Lizette Gonzalez is the editorial assistant at Colorlines. Originally from Miami, she studied Latin American and Caribbean studies and international affairs as an undergraduate at Florida State University. After interning at Bitch Media, Catherine realized journalism was her path and enrolled in Columbia Journalism School’s master’s program, where she is expected to graduate in May 2018. She was recently a media fellow at Planned Parenthood Federation of America and a radio intern at NPR’s Latino USA. She has also served as a youth educator, a domestic violence advocate, and immigration law clerk. You can find her on Twitter at xatherin and editing the online literary journal TAGVVERK.