Susan Svrluga
Reporter

Susan Kinzie is a Virginia rover for the Washington Post, covering anything and everything that’s happening in the Commonwealth.

She has also covered philanthropy and higher education for the Post, and started out with a local news beat in Southern Maryland .

She grew up in Massachusetts, graduated from Brown University and Columbia University, and worked at newspapers in North Carolina, Maine and New York before joining the Post.

Reach her with story ideas at (202) 334-7296, kinzies@washpost.com, or on Twitter @SusanKinzie.

Latest by Susan Svrluga

After bankruptcy, historic Virginia plantation sold

After bankruptcy, historic Virginia plantation sold

Carter’s Grove Plantation sold by Colonial Williamsburg Foundation to private owner.

Surge in heroin deaths prompts call for action in Virginia

Surge in heroin deaths prompts call for action in Virginia

Heroin deaths rose statewide and spiked 164 percent in Northern Virginia from 2011 to 2013.

Sherwood mourns student killed in holiday weekend crash

Sherwood mourns student killed in holiday weekend crash

Police say teens attended a party in Olney, Md. and that driver had odor of alcohol when officers arrived.

Olney mourns Sherwood student killed in teen car crash

Olney mourns Sherwood student killed in teen car crash

A 15-year-old was killed and two other Sherwood High School students hurt in weekend crash.