As arts editor of Madison Magazine, Katie Vaughn coordinates arts and entertainment coverage in print and online and writes the Milwaukee Press Club Award-winning Artscape blog. She appears every Thursday on WISC-TV’s Live at Four for the Weekend 608 segment of entertainment highlights. She also contributes travel features, service-journalism packages and other stories about interesting aspects of the city to the magazine’s multiple platforms.
Vaughn earned degrees in journalism and art history from the University of Wisconsin–Madison and a master’s in journalism from Stanford University. She's a member of the Journalism and Women Symposium and serves on the board of Girls on the Run of South Central Wisconsin. An avid traveler, she never passes up an opportunity to experience a new place. She lives in the city with her husband, young daughter and son and a rowdy eight-pound dog.