Johanna Arnone

Assistant Assigning Editor  |  Mortgage lenders, homebuying, home equity

Johanna Arnone helps lead coverage of homeownership and mortgages at NerdWallet. She has more than 15 years' experience in editorial roles, including six years at the helm of Muse, an award-winning science and tech magazine for young readers. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English literature from Canada's McGill University and a Master of Fine Arts in writing for children and young adults. Practice making complicated stories easier to understand comes in handy every day as she works to simplify the dizzying steps of buying or selling a home and managing a mortgage. Johanna has also completed coursework in Boston University’s Financial Planning Certificate program. She is based in New Hampshire.

  • Education: B.A. in English literature from McGill University, M.F.A. in writing for children and young adults from Union Institute & University
  • Previous experience: Editor at Cricket Media, Chief content officer and strategist at Connell Communications

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