About the Author

Melanie Waddell

Melanie Waddell

Melanie is the Washington Bureau Chief and Editor of the Practice Channel on ThinkAdvisor.com.

Early in her career, Melanie covered financial issues at American Banker in Washington. For more than 15 years, Melanie has been covering investment-related issues, entering the advisor universe in a senior level editorial position at American Banker/Thomson Media in both Washington and New York. After seven years at Thomson, now Reuters, Melanie joined the Investment Advisor team.

Melanie has been a columnist for Investment Advisor for eleven years, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from Towson University.

Reach Melanie at mwaddell@alm.com. Follow Melanie on twitter @thinkadv_career.

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