Global Weather Writer
Education: University of Maryland at College Park, BA in Journalism; University of Maryland at College Park, Master's of Public Policy
Scott Dance is a reporter for The Washington Post covering extreme weather news and the intersections between weather, climate, society and the environment. Before joining The Post in 2022, Dance spent more than a decade at the Baltimore Sun, covering a wide variety of stories that include the historic New Horizons flyby of Pluto and the arrival of Superstorm Sandy, and such topics ranging from astronomy to geology to health. Dance was a 2021 Abrams Nieman Fellow in Local Investigative Journalism at Harvard University.