Former Money reporter Megan Leonhardt has started work at CNBC on the Make It team as a senior money reporter.
“I’m really excited to join this amazing team, and I’m really looking forward to the exciting new possibilities,” said Leonhardt in an email.
Leonhardt had been at the personal finance magazine since April 2016, covering consumer protection issues and financial policy for both print and digital audiences, as well as leading many of Money’s data projects such as Best Banks, Best Cell Phone Plans, Best Career Skills and Best Meal Kits for Your Money.
She also helped to produce much of Money’s travel coverage, including the annual Best in Travel package.
Before Money, she was a senior editor and associate editor for WealthManagement.com. She also worked as a reporter for Law360.com.
She is a graduate of Ohio University.