Meet the Staff

David Rothkopf CEO and Editor, The FP Group


Ben Pauker Executive Editor

Mindy Kay Bricker Executive Editor, Print

Yochi Dreazen Managing Editor, News

Rebecca Frankel Deputy Editor, Online

Lara Jakes Deputy Managing Editor, News

Seyward Darby Deputy Editor, Print

Cameron Abadi Senior Editor

Amanda Silverman Story Editor, Print

Christian Caryl Editor of Democracy Lab

David Wertime Senior Editor, Tea Leaf Nation

Daniel Altman Senior Editor, Economics

David Kenner Middle East Editor

Isaac Stone Fish Asia Editor

Ty McCormick Africa Editor

Alicia P.Q. Wittmeyer Europe Editor

Jake Scobey-Thal Assistant Managing Editor, Print

Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian Assistant Editor, Tea Leaf Nation

Ilya Lozovsky Assistant Editor, Democracy Lab

Thomas Stackpole Assistant Editor

Siddhartha Mahanta Assistant Editor

Reid Standish Assistant Digital Producer

Benjamin Soloway Editorial Assistant

Preeti Aroon Copy Chief

Shannon Schweitzer Deputy Copy Editor

Dan De Luce Senior Staff Writer

Colum Lynch Senior Staff Writer

John Hudson Senior Reporter

Keith Johnson Senior Reporter

Molly O’Toole Senior Reporter

David Francis Staff Writer

Elias Groll Staff Writer

Paul McLeary Staff Writer

Siobhán O’Grady Staff Writer

Megan Alpert Fellow

Henry Johnson Fellow


Josef Reyes Creative Director

Ed Johnson Art Director


Priya Nannapaneni Web Developer

Saxon Stiller Web Developer


Christopher Cotnoir Senior Vice President, Circulation, Digital Strategy and Operations

Amer Yaqub Senior Vice President, Publisher (202) 728-7310

Allen Chin Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Emily Simon Vice President, International (202) 728-7309

Grace Rooney Vice President, Events

Stephanie Cherkezian Director, Events

Maria Ory Press Director (202) 728-7318

Duc Luu Director, International (202) 728-7325

Aaron Schumacher, Director, International (202) 728-7304

Keith Arends Director Content Sales

Brian Ackerman, Director, Advertising (202) 728-7343

Matthew Curry Assistant Director, Market Research and Ad Trafficking (202) 728-7351

Sanjay Suri Senior Advisor, Finance