Rae Hodge CNET Staff

Location: Louisville

Title: Senior Editor

Joined CNET: July 18, 2019

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About Me: Rae Hodge is a senior editor for CNET, leading its coverage of privacy and cybersecurity tools. She's a data-driven investigative journalist on CNET's software and services team, reviewing VPNs, password managers, antivirus software, anti-surveillance methods and ethics in tech. Prior to joining CNET in 2019, Rae spent nearly a decade covering politics and protests for the AP, BBC, NPR and others. Rae is a Fulbright scholar, and holds the rank of Honorable Kentucky Colonel. If you can't find her, check by the pinball machines.