Publisher, Editor

Erica C. Barnett

Erica C. Barnett is a longtime journalist covering local news and politics, co-founder of PubliCola, and author of Quitter: A Memoir of Drinking, Relapse, and Recovery.


Paul Kiefer

Paul Kiefer occasionally moonlights as a historian. On weekends, he dreams about grits and stone fruits. | Twitter: @faruq_kiefer


Leo Brine 

Leo Brine is a born and raised Olympian who studied journalism at Hofstra University. He covers the state legislature for PubliCola.


Josh Feit

Josh Feit, a veteran Seattle reporter, co-founded PubliCola in 2009. In addition to writing PubliCola’s urbanist column, Maybe Metropolis, he is the speechwriter for Sound Transit.