Susan Goldberg

Susan Goldberg
Editorial Director, National Geographic Partners
Editor in Chief, National Geographic Magazine
Conversation: Picturing Race at National Geographic and UVA

Susan Goldberg is editorial director of National Geographic Partners and editor in chief of National Geographic magazine. Under her leadership, National Geographic has received numerous awards for photography, journalism, and graphics across platforms, and in 2017 was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting for its issue about gender. Previously, Susan was an executive editor at Bloomberg News, and before that editor of the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the San Jose Mercury News. She has received multiple awards, and was named one of Washington’s most powerful women by the Washingtonian in 2017. She is on the boards of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University, and the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C.