Lisa Rowan is a writer and editor based in St. Petersburg, Florida.
She was most recently a senior writer and on-air analyst at The Penny Hoarder, where she covered the grocery and retail industries, consumer affairs, and features. She wrote more than 500 posts for the personal finance site, and in 2018 launched a weekly advice column that was syndicated by the Tampa Bay Times.
Lisa also cohosts Pop Fashion, a top-rated weekly podcast about the business of fashion and culture. A former full-time freelance writer and vintage shop owner, she is well versed in the gig economy and the small-business landscape. Lisa is a graduate of the University of Maryland and Georgetown University. Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Family Circle, Racked, CityLab, and the Washington City Paper, among others.