Erika Gebel Berg, Senior Editor
As Senior Editor, Erika helps ensure the content delivered by C&EN BrandLab is scientifically accurate, insightful, and engaging. Erika holds a double major in biochemistry and history of science from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She began freelancing while studying to get her Ph.D. in biophysics at the Johns Hopkins University, and has included major newspapers, scientific journals, and news magazines, including C&EN, as clients. Erika also spent a summer at the Philadelphia Inquirer as a AAAS mass media fellow. In addition to her freelancing business, Erika worked at the American Diabetes Association, first as science writer for Diabetes Forecast, and then as Director of Medical Affairs, where her goal was to enhance the reach and clarity of ADA's flagship clinical guidance.