From 2011 to 2013, she worked as a Reporter at The Daily of the University of Washington . In 2013, she worked as an Editorial Intern atGeekWire and Letters Coordinator at The Seattle Times. In 2014-2015, she was an intern at King5 News. 
Currently, Lily is a reporter at Bloomberg. She first started at Bloomberg in September 2015 writing about breaking news and enterprise stories for the telecom and media team. In January 2016, Lily was promoted to reporter on the markets team at Bloomberg News where she authors stories about fintech, real estate, insurance, and more.