Meet the Staff

Ann McDaniel CEO (interim)


Jonathan Tepperman Editor in Chief

Ravi Agrawal Managing Editor

Dan Ephron Executive Editor, News

Sharon Weinberger Executive Editor, Defense

Adam Griffiths Chief Creative Officer

Cameron Abadi Deputy Editor

Sasha Polakow-Suransky Deputy Editor

Sarah Wildman Deputy Editor

James Palmer Senior Editor

Benjamin Soloway Associate Editor

Lori Kelley Art Director

Colum Lynch Senior Staff Writer

Keith Johnson Senior Staff Writer

Elias Groll Staff Writer

Robbie Gramer Staff Writer

Amie Ferris-Rotman Moscow Correspondent

Shannon Schweitzer Copy Chief

Nina Goldman Deputy Copy Editor

Brian Stout Copy Editor

C.K. Hickey Interactives and Features Designer

Martin de Bourmont Editorial Fellow

Rhys Dubin Editorial Fellow


Andrew Baughman Web Developer

Priya Nannapaneni Web Developer

David Varndell Web Developer


Andrew Sollinger Publisher

Keith Arends Vice President, Education Sales

Robert Vazquez Director of Marketing

Jason Lee Data Director

Whitney Petersen Sales and Ad Operations Support Specialist

Kent Renk Chief Financial Officer

James Nelson Director of Finance

Asli Derib Accounting Coordinator

Laurel Fioravanti HR Director

Anne Ganten Office Manager


Stephanie Cherkezian Vice President, Events

Katie Gardner Director, Events


Claire Casey Managing Director, FP Analytics

Antoine Van Agtmael Senior Advisor

Allison Carlson Senior Vice President

Yuxin Lin Senior Associate

Jonathan Goldstein Senior Associate

John Kester Policy Analyst

Shuo Zhang Policy Analyst