Kelly Scanlon's Profile

Kelly is a senior at the University of Missouri, where she double majors in journalism and history, with a minor in multicultural studies.

Born in Washington D.C., Kelly went to high school in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and moved to Columbia when she was 18 for college.

At the Missourian, she works on the Interactive Copy Editing desk, though she was also a member of the Community Outreach team in spring 2014 and wrote for the education beat in fall 2013. Previously, Kelly was a sports writer for the Columbia Daily Tribune, a columnist for, a small start-up news site, and a copy editor/staff writer at The Maneater.

She can be reached through email,, or on her twitter, @KellyEScanlon.