Maddy Simpson

Maddy Simpson

Fact Checker

New York, NY


Bethel University

Columbia Journalism School


Data journalism

Company Info


  • Data Fellow at Business Insider
  • Reporter at Employee Benefit News
  • Research Assistant at Columbia University


Maddy Simpson is a journalist based in New York City. She studied at journalism and finance at Bethel University, and worked in compensation consulting before attending Columbia Journalism School. She's worked on projects at the Columbia Journalism Review, Detroit Free Press, and currently is a fact-checker and reporter at various publications.


Maddy received a Bachelor of Arts in Finance and a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Bethel Univesity, and a Master of Science in Journalism from Columbia Journalism School.

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