Adam Wren

Adam Wren is a contributing editor at Indianapolis Monthly and a contributor to POLITICO Magazine, where he covered the 2016 presidential election. His work has been featured in Entrepreneur, Inc. and Forbes, among other publications. In 2016, he was nominated for a national “Best Feature” award by the City and Regional Magazine Association for his story, “The Unblinding,” an inside look at Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s drug development program. A graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School, he won the Harrington Award, the school’s highest academic honor, and worked a post-graduate digital reporting fellow for the Carnegie Corporation and Knight Foundation in 2010. He’s collaborated with authors on several books, including Atari founder Nolan Bushnell’s Finding the Next Steve Jobs. He has taught journalism at Indian University Purdue University Indianapolis, and his alma mater, Indiana Wesleyan University, where he majored in English, Writing and Political Science. He lives in Carmel with his wife, Alison Wren, a teacher.