BEN MATTLIN is a contributing editor at Institutional Investor and Financial Advisor magazines, an NPR commentator, and author of Miracle Boy Grows Up: How the Disability Rights Revolution Saved My Sanity.
His work has appeared in The New York Times, Self magazine, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, WashingtonPost.com, and many other financial and general-interest publications and Web sites.
A former contributing editor for the late Windows in Financial Services, Dealmaker, Buyside, and Individual Investor magazines, he's also written for the Mark Taper Forum, Blonde and Brunette Productions, and the children's television program Biker Mice From Mars.
Mattlin has appeared on ABC's Prime Time Live, CNN, and E! Entertainment Network; been interviewed on NPR's "Morning Edition"; KKFI and KPFK, Los Angeles; KSLC, Salt Lake City; and CKNW, Vancouver; and been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, Penthouse, and USA Today.
Born in New York City in 1962, Mattlin graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 1984. He lives with his wife, two daughters, a cat, and a turtle in Los Angeles.