Amy Schatz

Amy Schatz
Vice President of Media Affairs

Amy Schatz is vice president of media affairs at USTelecom. Previously, she served as deputy tech editor at Politico. Schatz has more than 15 years of experience as a reporter, blogger and editor. She started her career with the St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times, and served as technology reporter for the Austin American-Statesman before moving to The Wall Street Journal where she covered telecom and tech policy for 10 years. She has an MBA from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University. 

Recent Events and Presentations

February 22, 2017

In a new report, ITIF explores how the media has portrayed technology over the past 30 years and finds that there has been a notable shift in the tone of coverage towards a more pessimistic view of technology. Join ITIF for a presentation of the report findings as well as a panel discussion about trends in tech reporting and the way that citizens, businesses, and policymakers should adapt to this changing environment.