Wednesday, September 19, 2018


Molly Moorhead, Editorial writer

Molly Moorhead, Editorial writer

Molly Moorhead, 40, is a native of St. Petersburg and graduate of the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications. She came to the Times in 2002 as a reporter in Pasco County, where she covered city government, the Sheriff's Office and the courts and wrote occasional human interest columns. In 2011, she joined the national staff of, checking political claims from Washington and the 2012 presidential election. She and her husband live in St. Petersburg and have two sons.

Kepa Sessa, the 2-year-old son of Tampa Bay Times editorial writer Molly Moorhead, rakes up leaves and debris from the family's St. Petersburg house on the morning of Sept. 11, 2017, after Hurricane Irma swept over Tampa Bay. [MOLLY MOORHEAD  |  Times]

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