Elizabeth Holmes is a veteran multimedia reporter with experience in print, online, radio, and television journalism. Her work has appeared in a host of national outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, InStyle, Real Simple, Town & Country, and Vogue International.

Holmes spent more than a decade on staff at the Wall Street Journal, most recently as a senior style reporter and columnist focusing on fashion, beauty, and lifestyle trends. Prior to her feature reporting role, Holmes was part of the Wall Street Journal's corporate team, regularly breaking market-moving news on major retailers and apparel makers. She earned her stripes at the paper as a political reporter, trailing John McCain, Sarah Palin and Mitt Romney throughout the 2008 presidential campaign.

She began her journalism career as an on-air correspondent for a television station in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, and later became a general assignment reporter at suburban Chicago newspaper.

Holmes holds degrees with honors from St. Olaf College and Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She was born and raised in the Midwest, made a home on the East Coast, and is now giving the West Coast a chance. She lives in the Bay Area with her husband and two young sons.