Refinery29 Expands Politics and Tech Teams

Two promotions and two hires.

Refinery29 is growing its politics and tech teams. Details are below.

  • Ben Reininga has been promoted to deputy editor, politics. He was previously with NowThisNews.
  • Meredith Clark joins as news writer, politics. Clark comes to Refinery29 from MSNBC, where she covered human rights and civil liberties issues.
  • Kelly Bourdet has been promoted to director of technology, health and wellness. Bourdet was previously with Nerve.coma and Vice.
  • Christina Bonnington joins Refinery29 as technology editor. She most recently served as a staff writer for