Justin Katz

Justin Katz

Justin Katz is the editor of Anchor Rising-the Ocean State Current, a news and commentary site joining the conservative blog that he helped to found in 2004 and the news bureau of the Rhode Island Center for Freedom & Prosperity, for which he is research director.

Over the past decade, Justin has become one of the leading writers with a broadly conservative viewpoint in Rhode Island. In addition to his home sites, Justin publishes regularly in national and local periodicals and Web sites and contributed an essay to Proud to Be Right: Voices of the Next Conservative Generation (HarperCollins, 2010).

Until he joined the Rhode Island Center for Freedom{}& Prosperity on a full-time basis last year, Justin supported his family as a carpenter, working on and managing high-end renovation projects in Newport and the surrounding area.