Catie Leary

Writer and Photographer


Georgia State University


Catie Leary writes and curates visual stories about science, animals, the arts, travel, and the natural world. She is also a photographer who loves cats, science fiction, hiking and crafting.


From 2009-2016, Leary was a photo editor and writer for MNN (now part of Treehugger), covering culture, arts, animals, science, travel, and nature. She leads content strategy efforts for web design projects and digital marketing campaigns at Southern Web and WP Site Care.


Leary received her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Photography from Georgia State University.

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