John Couretas is a writer and editor based in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
He began his professional career as a newspaper reporter covering a variety of beats including manufacturing, banking, automotive and local government.
More recently, John managed editorial operations for a nonprofit research organization where he was responsible for print and digital publications, podcast production and website management. He held annual writing workshops for new staff and interns.
John has an undergraduate degree in Humanities (Latin, French and classical literature) from Michigan State University and a master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.