Geneva Overholser on Muck Rack

Geneva Overholser

New York City
Covers:  leadership, changing media landscape, cultural diversity

Leading in an age of change. Old media bio (NYT, WaPo, Des Moines Register) new media gusto!

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Biography

Geneva Overholser is a senior fellow at the University of Southern California Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership and Policy, and an independent journalist in New York City. She was until July 2013 director of the USC Annenberg School of Journalism. She is a former editor of the Des Moin...

What was your first job as a journalist?

City hall reporter, Colorado Springs Sun

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes

How is social media changing news?

Bringing more people and more information into news