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April Susan Lynch, American reporter, editor. Recipient 1st place news reporting award Associated Press, Northern California, 1991.


Lynch, April Susan was born on April 10, 1965 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of David B. and Yvonne M. (Cafasso) Lynch.


Bachelor, Pomona College, 1987;MJ, University of California, Berkeley, 1991.


Freelance writer, Newsday, New York City, 1989-1991;freelance writer, San Francisco Chronicle, 1989-1991;freelance writer, San Francisco Focus magazine, 1991-1992;general assignment reporter, San Francisco Chronicle, 1991-1992;city hall bureau chief, San Francisco Chronicle, 1992-1994;assistant city editor, San Francisco Chronicle, 1994-1996;investigative reporter, San Francisco Chronicle, since 1996;freelance writer, Mother Jones magazine, 1997. Freelance writer San Francisco Focus Magazine, Mother Jones Magazine.


Mentor San Francisco State University, 1994-1996. Mentor, volunteer San Francisco Unified School District, since 1995. Volunteer San Francisco Society Prevention Cruelty to Animals, since 1996.

Member Investigative Reporters and Editors, National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting, Journalism & Women's Symposium.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Chinese literature and calligraphy, Latin dance, vintage American automobiles.


David B. Lynch

Yvonne M. (Cafasso) Lynch