Mary Katharine Ham

Advisory Board Member

Mary Katharine Ham is a CNN Contributor and recently co-moderated a GOP primary debate on ABC. She’s the co-author of End of Discussion: How the Left’s Outrage Industry Shuts Down Debate, Manipulates Voters, and Makes America Less Free (and Fun) and has written for HotAir, The Weekly Standard, The Federalist, and The Daily Caller. A fourth-generation journalist, she did a stint covering NASCAR, high school football, and the county’s largest legumes before embracing New Media and heading to Washington, DC, where her career goal has been to discover the formula for talking about politics without being a blowhard. She’s a mom of two and a Twitter enthusiast who hiked Kilimanjaro on her honeymoon.