Alyssa was the 2017 editorial intern for McKnight's Senior Living and McKnight's Long-Term Care News. She had just graduated from the University of Missouri with a dual degree in journalism and psychology, and she was to return in the fall to pursue her master's degree in journalism.
Alyssa most recently had worked as a print editor at Vox magazine, a city publication based in Columbia, MO. She also had worked as a reporter at the Columbia Missourian and as an editorial assistant at Wiles Magazine. In her free time, Alyssa enjoys long-distance running and reading.
Debt collection and credit cards have been two of the top focuses of complaints that older adults made to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau since the independent government agency was founded in 2011, according to a new report.