Jeff Kearns

Bloomberg

Jeff is a China economy editor for Bloomberg News in Washington. He began his journalism career in 1997 as a reporter at the Los Gatos (Calif.) Weekly-Times, covering local government. He was editor of two weekly newspapers in Silicon Valley, then moved a year later to write a political column for Metro, an alternative weekly in San Jose, Calif. His next stop was the Sacramento (Calif.) News & Review, another alternative weekly, where he covered state government and politics. He left in 2004 to attend graduate school and joined Bloomberg in 2006 to cover U.S. stocks and, later, the Federal Reserve.

E.L. Haynes Public Charter School: March 13, 2013