Edward Welsch

Edward is the communications director at Intellectual Takeout, where he is responsible for the strategy to spread their message persuasively to the public.

Edward went to Intellectual Takeout after a career in financial journalism, where he covered the financial and energy markets and industries at publications including The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg News. He also served on the public relations team of Cargill Inc. and was an editor of financial newsletters. He is an undergraduate of St. Olaf College and a student of its Great Books program and holds a master’s degree in Journalism and Communications from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.

In his free time, Edward enjoys playing chess competitively and is an enthusiast of amateur boxing.