Allie Gross



Allie Gross is a reporter for the Detroit Free Press. Her work has also appeared in Jacobin, VICE, Slate, GOOD, The Atlantic, FiveThirtyEight and Mother Jones.

Prior to pursuing a career in journalism, Allie worked as a 5th-grade teacher in Detroit, where she co-founded Detroit Charter Data a website aiming to bring accountability, transparency, and coherence to the city’s education landscape. You can connect with her on Twitter (@allie_elisabeth) or by email (