Board Members

Howard Chua-Eoan, Active Board

Howard Chua-Eoan is the former News Director of Time and Previous to becoming News Director, he was a writer and editor in the World, Nation and Religion sections of the magazine. He was co-writer of the cover story Time crashed the weekend of the Tiananmen crackdown in June 1989.

Howard Chua-Eoan
Jane Ciabattari, Active Board

As a long-time contributing editor to Parade magazine, Jane Ciabattari reported from Brussels, Havana, Hong Kong, London, Marrakesh, Paris, Prague, Rome and Shanghai.

Jane Ciabattari
Deidre Depke, Active Board

Deidre Depke is the Executive Editor of The Daily Beast. The site focuses on U.S. and domestic news, international events, cultural trends and entertainment. Depke previously worked as General Manager of and as editor of

Deidre Depke
Martin Dickson, Active Board

Martin Dickson has been the U.S. Managing Editor of the Financial Times since September 2012. He is a former Africa Editor of the FT. His previous job was Deputy Editor of the FT in London where he worked closely with its global team of correspondents on stories of acute sensitivity, liable to political, legal or censorship challenges.

Martin Dickson
Arlene Getz, Active Board

Arlene Getz is the Editor-in-charge, Media, at Reuters. In that role, she oversees editorial content for Reuters’ print and online subscribers; leads a national team of assignment editors “embedded” in client newsrooms; develops U.S-focused news packages and writes occasional features designed to meet the needs of U.S. publications.

Arlene Getz
Azmat Khan, Active Board

Azmat Khan is a senior digital producer and reporter with Al Jazeera America’s flagship news program "America Tonight," where she leads the program’s digital strategy and team, and reports in-depth original stories online.

Azmat Khan
Evelyn Leopold, Active Board

Evelyn Leopold, an independent journalist, is a contributor to the Huffington Post, the InterDependent and other publications. She is based at the United Nations where she was bureau chief for Reuters for 17 years.

Evelyn Leopold
Dafna Linzer, Active Board

Dafna Linzer is Managing Editor of She was most recently a Senior Investigative Reporter at ProPublica. She reported on topics like national security, foreign policy and criminal justice. Her coverage of Guantanamo and detention in the Obama Presidency won her the 2010 OPC award for General Excellence Online and received honorable mention for the American Bar Association’s Silver Gavel Award.

Dafna Linzer
Santiago Lyon, Active Board

Santiago Lyon is Vice President and Director of Photography of The Associated Press, responsible for the AP’s global photo report and the hundreds of photographers and photo editors worldwide who produce it. He has 28 years of experience in news service photography and has won multiple photojournalism awards for his coverage of conflicts around the globe. 

Santiago Lyon
Marcus Mabry, Active Board

Marcus Mabry is Editor at Large of The New York Times. He was previously based in London and Paris. Prior to coming to Europe in 2011, Mabry was the Associate National Editor of The New York Times, responsible for coverage of U.S. politics.

Marcus Mabry