Kat Lucero

Business Journalist

Washington, D.C.

Kat Lucero


Kennedy Center unveils more expansion details

A two-story structure on the Potomac River and two new pavilions connected underground are among the recently revealed details of a proposed major Kennedy Center expansion. In addition to the Kennedy Center, the Georgetown Current's front page also featured my local arts story -- "Local graffiti artist debuts in Georgetown's FAD."
Georgetown Current Link to Story

Local Graffiti Artist Debuts in Georgetown for FAD

Local artist Kelly Towles likes to root for the underdog.
Georgetown Current Link to Story

City picks art center for Franklin redevelopment

Current Newspapers Link to Story

ANC supports two visions for Franklin School

Current Newspapers Link to Story

Duncan Phillips' Veneration of Georges Braque on Display

To Duncan Phillips, Georges Braque was the apple of his eye. The collector was first appalled by Cubism in its early stages, led by Picasso. However, he credits his later understanding of the style in the late 1920s largely to Braque's work.
The Washington Diplomat Link to Story

Beat Club DC uses local libraries as launchpads for music education

D.C. kids and teens are learning to unleash their inner Dres and the library, of all places. bring on the beats.
Elevation DC Link to Story


Kat Lucero

Kat Lucero's work as a tax and health care reporter appears in MLex® US Tax Watch (Lexis Advance), Bloomberg Tax (BNA), The Hill and Tax Notes Today (Tax Analysts). Lucero was a staff writer for the Current Newspapers and a follow-the-money reporting fellow for the Sunlight Foundation. She has also freelanced for Eater DC, The Washington Diplomat, The Washington Post Express, and the late-DCist (a Gothamist local news site). And yes, that's her in an early promo material for Cove, a coworking space.



  • Investigative Reporting
  • Data Journalism
  • Photography
  • Reporting
  • Data Analysis
  • Political Journalism
  • Food and Restaurant Reporting
  • Survey Research
  • Content Management Systems
  • FOIA
  • Video Editing
  • Social Media
  • Health care
  • Federal Regulations
  • Business Reporting
  • Web Production
  • Tax Administration
  • Congress
  • Tax Policy