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For 22 years I've worked as a freelance journalist - writing, researching and producing widely varied content for both print and visual media. In 2017, I was honored to be named a Contributing Editor for Cincinnati Magazine as well .  

In 2018, I was named a Finalist in the Cincinnati Society of Professional Journalists Best Magazine Story category for my feature on Mattthew 25: Ministries. IN 2017, I won the Cleveland Press Club's General Magazine Features award and was named finalist in the Cincinnati Society of Professional Journalists Best Magazine Story and Best Community Issues Story categories for my feature following women struggling to start over after prostitution, sex trafficking and heroin abuse . I am also the creator, writer and producer of the regional Emmy-nominated documentary film, A Hillside Firm.

My advertising copy has been published in Architectural Digest, Money, Fortune, businessweek, Redbook, Good Housekeeping, Women's Day, O Magazine,House Beautiful, Food Network Magazine and more. When I'm not writing non-fiction, I'm dabbling in fiction, having authored four children’s books and a novel.

Designing MindsThe Cincinnati Arts and Technology Studios plant seeds for lifelong success. But will those seeds take root? - Cincinnati Magazine

Matthew Kelly:
This bestselling author, business consultant, and public speaker is on a mission to bring people back to the Catholic Church - Cincinnati Magazine

Award-winning journalism

Freelance writing & research 

for print & visual media