Kat Dwyer is PERC’s marketing and media manager. She studied economics at San Jose State University and is co-host of the Whiskey Bench podcast. Kat’s writing has been featured in National Review, the Washington Examiner, The National Interest, The Hill, and other outlets. As a student of economics and a lover of the great outdoors, she strives to bring market-based solutions to conservation issues. Outside of work, Kat can be found hiking to mountain peaks and alpine lakes.