Mather Economics

Katherine Ruane

Manager, Data Science Consulting

As the daughter of two journalists, Katie was exposed to the media industry from a young age. This offers her a unique perspective on the challenges and opportunities presented by the digital transformation.

Katie enjoys helping publishers across the world develop and execute digital strategies through Mather’s data-driven approach. During her tenure at Mather Economics, she has worked in the following areas:

• Renewal Pricing Analytics
• Customer Acquisition, Engagement, and Retention Analytics
• Content, Product, and Lottery Analytics


Katie holds a Master of Science degree in Applied Economics and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Florida State University. While attending graduate school, Katie was offered a teaching assistantship within the realm of her favorite economic subject, international trade.


What is your favorite quote?

“Freedom of the press is not just important to democracy, it is democracy.”
― Walter Cronkite


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