Katherine Snow Smith is a freelance journalist teaching writing and reporting. She worked at the Tampa Bay Times for 24 years as a business reporter, parenting columnist and magazine editor. Prior to that, she covered business and general assignment for South Carolina's Greenville News, as well as the Charlotte Business Journal and the Tampa Bay Business Journal. She is also the author of "Rules for the Southern Rulebreaker,” a collection of personal essays published in 2020.


  • B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill