Cindy Skrzycki is a correspondent for GlobalPost, a world-wide news service based in Boston. Previously, she was a weekly regulatory columnist for Bloomberg News. She was a business columnist for The Washington Post for 18 years before moving to Pittsburgh in 2003. She also was an associate business editor at U.S. News & World Report and a Washington correspondent for The Fort Worth Star-Telegram. She also worked in the Washington Bureau of the Fairchild News Service and was a business writer for The Buffalo News. She began her career at Pitt in 2003 as a journalist-in-residence and has since served as a senior lecturer in the English Department, teaching in the University's Honors College. She is the author of The Regulators: Anonymous Power Brokers in American Politics.