Charles F. McElwee is a writer based in Hershey, Pennsylvania. His writing has appeared in City Journal, The American Conservative, The Atlantic, National Review Online, The Weekly Standard, and others, including the Hazleton Standard-Speaker.
McElwee previously worked in government affairs in Harrisburg, and the economic-development sector in Hazleton, where he spearheaded revitalization projects, from downtown renewal to neighborhood-improvement efforts.
McElwee has a B.A. in history from Lebanon Valley College and an M.P.A. in public administration from the University of Pennsylvania.