Luc Hatlestad

Articles Editor

Luc Hatlestad writes and edits short articles, features, and service packages for all sections of 5280, and is the in-house specialist on education, business, and real estate. In 2014, his package on the legalization of marijuana in Colorado, "Going Green," won the City and Regional Magazine Association award for Reader Service. He was a staffer at the original Red Herring magazine in numerous positions, including senior editor and technology editor, and he also was the magazine’s first East Coast editor. His writing has appeared in Men’s Journal, Men’s Health, Premiere magazine, San Francisco magazine, Business 2.0, Salon, and the American Journalism Review. Hatlestad also has extensive experience as a writer and editor for technology and business trade periodicals, where he won two awards for feature writing from the American Society for Business Publication Editors. Hatlestad has a BA in anthropology from Grinnell College and an MS from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.