National Magazine Awards


Judging Leaders

Amy DuBois Barnett Chief Content Officer, TheGrio
Maile Carpenter Editor in Chief, Food Network Magazine and The Pioneer Woman Magazine
Jonathan Dorn Chief Innovation Officer, Active Interest Media
Jeffrey Goldberg Editor in Chief, The Atlantic
Ben Goldberger Executive Editor, TIME
Christopher Keyes Vice President and Editor, Outside
Amanda Kludt Editor in Chief, Eater
Cindi Leive
Janice Min Senior Content Executive, Quibi
Stephen Orr Vice President, Group Editorial Director, Meredith Corporation; Editor in Chief, Better Homes & Gardens
Alison Overholt Vice President and Editor in Chief, ESPN The Magazine, espnW and The ESPYs
Paul Reyes Editor, Virginia Quarterly Review
Brooke Siegel Vice President, Content, Hearst Digital Media
Jake Silverstein Editor in Chief, The New York Times Magazine
Debra Adams Simmons Executive Editor, Culture, National Geographic
Sally Singer Creative Director, Vogue
Susan Spencer Editor in Chief, Woman's Day
Nicholas Thompson Editor in Chief, Wired
Duy Linh Tu Director, Digital Media Program, Columbia Journalism School
Liz Vaccariello Editor in Chief, Vice President and Content Director, Parents
Charles Whitaker Interim Dean, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University
Ben Williams Editor, Digital, New York Magazine


Stacy Adimando Executive Editor, Saveur
Amy Alipio Senior Editor, National Geographic Traveler
Julie Alvin Senior Vice President, Editorial Content Strategy and Development, Refinery29
Andrea Amadio Art Director, Meredith Corporation
Erica Anderson Head of News Ecosystem, Google News Lab
Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson Lifestyle Journalist
Nate Anderson Deputy Editor, Ars Technica
Elizabeth Angell Digital Director, Town & Country and ELLE Décor
Xana Antunes Executive Editor, Quartz
Gabriel Arana Contributing Editor, The American Prospect
Shaye Areheart Director, The Columbia Publishing Courses in New York City and at Exeter College, Oxford University
Jesse Ashlock Executive Editor, Travel + Leisure
Sara Austin Executive Editor, Real Simple
Lisa Bain Editor, Dr. Oz The Good Life; Executive Director, Hearst Health Newsroom
Richard Baker Art Director, Foreign Affairs
James Bareham Creative Director, The Verge
Jenny Barnett Editor and Publisher, Cornell Alumni Magazine
Samantha Barry Editor in Chief, Glamour
Patrik Henry Bass Senior Editor, Amistad/HarperCollins
Alan Bastable Executive Editor, GOLF and
Grace Bastidas Editor in Chief, Parents Latina
Gina Batlle Photo Director, Complex
Mark Bechtel Managing Editor, Sports Illustrated for Kids; Senior Editor, Sports Illustrated
Christopher Beha Executive Editor, Harper's Magazine
Matthew Belloni Editorial Director, The Hollywood Reporter
Gary Belsky President, Elland Road Partners
Elena Bergeron Editor in Chief, SB Nation
Rick Berke Executive Editor, STAT
Amy Bernstein Editor, Harvard Business Review
Jill Bernstein Editorial Director, Fast Company
Sarah Blustain Deputy Editor, Type Investigations
Meredith Bodgas Editor in Chief, Working Mother and
Jennifer Bogo Vice President, Content, National Audubon Society
Sudip Bose Managing Editor, The American Scholar
Richard Bradley Editor in Chief, Worth
David Brindley Managing Editor, National Geographic
Carrie Brown Director, Social Journalism, Newmark School of Journalism at CUNY
Joe Brown Editor in Chief, Popular Science
Peter G. Brown Editorial Consultant
Cian Browne Design Director, W
James Burnett Editorial Director, The Trace
Annette Cardwell Vice President, Content, Brit + Co
Nicholas Carlson Global Editor in Chief, Insider Inc.
Rebecca Carroll Cultural Critic and Editor of Special Projects, Los Angeles Times and WNYC
Michael Caruso Vice President, Editor in Chief, Smithsonian
Pamela Chen Creative Director, Instagram
Jacqui Cheng Former Editor in Chief, Wirecutter
Jessica Coen Editor in Chief, Senior Vice President, Content, Mashable
Amy Conway Editor in Chief, Health
Leah Faye Cooper Editorial Director, Coveteur
Julia Cosgrove Vice President, Editor in Chief, AFAR Media
Ben Court Executive Editor, Men's Health
Christopher Cox Editor at Large, Orion
Abby Cuffey Executive Editor, Women's Health
Ryan D'Agostino Editor in Chief, Popular Mechanics
Kate Dailey Managing Editor, Operations, Vox
Mike Dang Editor in Chief, Longreads
Lucy Danziger Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Hinted
Seyward Darby Editor in Chief, The Atavist
John Clary Davies Executive Editor, New Mexico Magazine
Arianna Davis Digital Director,
David DiBenedetto Editor in Chief, Garden & Gun
Mariette DiChristina Editor in Chief and Executive Vice President, Scientific American
Diane Dragan Director, Editorial Operations, Architectural Digest
Beth Dreher Features Director, Woman's Day
Simon Dumenco Editor at Large, Ad Age
Tasha Eichenseher Brand Director, Content and Audience, Yoga Journal
Nancy Einhart Executive Editor, Senior Vice President, POPSUGAR
Richard Eisenberg Managing Editor,
Jane Eisner Editor in Chief, Forward
Greg Emmanuel Chief Content Officer, Men's Journal
Michael Famighetti Editor, Aperture
Jason Feifer Editor in Chief, Entrepreneur
Michael Fell Editor in Chief, TV Guide Magazine
Paul Fichtenbaum Chief Content Officer, The Athletic
Robin Fields Managing Editor, ProPublica
Leah Finnegan Executive Editor, The Outline
Peter Flax Editor in Chief, The Red Bulletin
Oma Blaise Ford Executive Editor, Better Homes & Gardens
Chloe K. Fox Executive Editor, Boston Review
David Friend Editor of Creative Development, Vanity Fair
Maggie Galehouse Editor, TMC Pulse
Leigh Gallagher Editor at Large, Fortune
James Ross Gardner Editor in Chief, Seattle Met
James Geary Deputy Curator, Nieman Foundation; Editor, Nieman Reports
Maxwell George Deputy Editor, Oxford American
Melissa Geurts Creative Director, Good Housekeeping
Evan Goldstein Opinion Editor, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Andrea Gompf Editor in Chief, Remezcla
Lisa Harman Gooder Executive Director, Brides
Jenna Goudreau Vice President, Managing Editor, CNBC Make It
Nancy Perry Graham Senior Editorial Director, Charles Koch Institute
David Granger Agent, Aevitas Creative Management
Adrienne Green Managing Editor, The Atlantic
Megan Greenwell Editor in Chief, Deadspin
Ryan Grim Editor in Chief, Extra Crispy
Edward Grinnan Editor in Chief, Vice President, Guideposts Publications
Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. Editor in Chief, POZ
David Hajdu Professor, Columbia Journalism School; Music Critic, The Nation
Bruce Handy Features Editor, Esquire
Evan Hansen Director, Live Video Curation, Twitter
Reyhan Harmanci Executive Editor, Topic
Christine Harper Editor, Bloomberg Markets
Susan Hassler Editor in Chief, IEEE Spectrum
Mangesh Hattikudur Senior Vice President, Podcast Development, How Stuff Works
Stephanie Heimann Photo Director, The New Republic
Bethany Heitman Executive Editor, Health
Peter Hemmel Creative Director, Woman's Day and Prevention
Elizabeth Meyers Hendrickson Associate Professor, Ohio University
Brett Hill Editorial Director, HearstMade
Amanda Hinnant Associate Professor, Missouri School of Journalism
Roger Hodge Deputy Editor, The Intercept
Jared Hohlt Editor, Print, New York Magazine
Donovan Hohn Writer and Professor, Wayne State University, Lapham's Quarterly
Carol Holstead Associate Professor, University of Kansas
Blake Hounshell Editor in Chief, Politico Magazine
Kim Hubbard Editor at Large/Books, People
Ryan Hunt Managing Editor,
Joseph Hutchinson Creative Director, Rolling Stone
Lauren Iannotti Editor in Chief, Content Director, Rachael Ray Every Day
Nicholas Jackson Editor in Chief, Pacific Standard
Samuel Jacobs Executive Editor, Digital Director, TIME
Mark Jannot Story Editor, The New York Times Magazine
Laurie Jennings Deputy Editor, Institute Director, Good Housekeeping
Wanyi Jiang Design Director, Marie Claire
Whitney Joiner Story Editor, The Washington Post Magazine
Kathryn Joyce Journalist, Type Investigations
Richard Just Editor, The Washington Post Magazine
Deanne Kaczerski Digital Executive Editor, Travel + Leisure and Departures
Eliot Kaplan Retired Vice President, Talent Acquisition, Hearst Magazines
Esther Kaplan Editor in Chief, Type Investigations
Janice Kaplan Author and Consultant
Eleftherios Kardamakis Creative Director
Lucy Kaylin Editor in Chief, O, The Oprah Magazine
Kelsey Keith Editor in Chief, Curbed
Raina Kelley Managing Editor, ESPN's TheUndefeated
Lauren Kern Editor in Chief, Apple News
Richard Kim Enterprise Director, HuffPost
Kristin Koch Executive Director, Seventeen
Lindsey B. Koehler Deputy Editor, 5280
Yael Kohen Executive Editor, Refinery29
Laura Kostelny Executive Editor, Country Living
Natalie Krebs Senior Editor, Outdoor Life and Field & Stream
Ellen Kunes Deputy Content Director, Consumer Reports
Adam B. Kushner Outlook Editor, The Washington Post
Carolyn Kylstra Editor in Chief, Self
Adrienne LaFrance Executive Editor, The Atlantic
Yanick Rice Lamb Chair, Department of Media, Journalism and Film, Howard University
Keisha Lamothe Video Lead, Culture Trip
James Ledbetter Editor in Chief, Inc. and
Edmund Lee Media Reporter, The New York Times
Grace Lee Creative Director and Principal, Priest and Grace
Sarah Leonard Executive Editor, The Appeal
Kevin M. Lerner Assistant Professor of Journalism, Marist College; Editor, Journal of Magazine Media
Joe Levy Contributing Editor, Rolling Stone
Steven Levy Editor at Large, Wired
Dennis Lewon Editor in Chief, Backpacker
Patrick Li Creative Director, T: The New York Times Style Magazine
Lowen Liu Deputy Editor, Slate
Phillip Longman Senior Editor, The Washington Monthly
Lauren Lumsden Vice President, Video, Condé Nast
Moana Luu Chief Content and Creative Officer, Essence Communications
Lorrie Lynch Director, Feature Content, AARP Media
Matthew Lynch Editor,
Jennifer Madara Creative Director, Better Homes & Gardens
Leonor Mamanna Senior Photo Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek
Katherine Mangu-Ward Editor in Chief, Reason
Tim Marchman Editor, Special Projects Desk, Gizmodo Media Group
Meg Marco Editor, Axios
Jason Mark Editor in Chief, Sierra
Sommer Mathis Editor in Chief, Atlas Obscura
Nathan Matthews Digital Director, Field & Stream, Saveur, Outdoor Life and Popular Science
Pamela Maffei McCarthy Deputy Editor, The New Yorker
Ryan McCarthy Editor in Chief, VICE News
Tom McGrath Editor, Philadelphia Magazine
Douglas McGray Editor in Chief, The California Sunday Magazine and Pop-Up Magazine
Cathleen McGuigan Editor in Chief, Architectural Record
Bradford McKee Editor, Landscape Architecture Magazine
Colleen McKeegan Senior Features Editor, Marie Claire
Stephanie Mehta Editor in Chief, Fast Company
James B. Meigs Writer
Rachel Davis Mersey Associate Professor, Northwestern University
Janice Morris Head of Lifestyle and Publishing Partnerships, Twitter
Rachel Morris Executive Editor, HuffPost Highline
Courtney Murphy Creative Director, Reader's Digest and
Maggie Murphy Vice President of Content and Merchandise, Audible Channels
Raha Naddaf Executive Editor, The California Sunday Magazine
Wendy Naugle Executive Editor, Glamour
Deborah Needleman Ex-Editor in Chief, T: The New York Times Style Magazine, WSJ. Magazine and Domino
Emily Nemens Editor, The Paris Review
Robert Newman Creative Director, This Old House
Pam O'Brien Deputy Editor, Shape
Kristina O'Neill Editor in Chief, WSJ. Magazine
Nikki Ogunnaike Style Director,
Jayne Haugen Olson Editor in Chief, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
Rich Oppel Editor in Chief, Texas Monthly
James Oseland Editor in Chief, World Food Books
Minju Pak Executive Managing Editor, T: The New York Times Style Magazine
Puja Patel Editor in Chief, Pitchfork
Ben Pauker Managing Editor, News, Vox
Abe Peck Director, B2B Communications, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University
Jodi Peckman Creative Consultant
Danielle Pergament Editor in Chief, Goop
Robert Perino Executive Creative Director, Food & Wine and Southern Living
Abigail Pesta Author and Journalist, Author of “The Girls,” coauthor of “How Dare the Sun Rise”
Kelly Pilger Editor in Chief, Gizmodo
Alan P. Pittman Managing Editor, Golf Digest
Sean Plottner Editor, Dartmouth Alumni Magazine
Kyle Pope Editor and Publisher, The Columbia Journalism Review
Alex Postman Features Director, Condé Nast Traveler
Corey S. Powell Contributing Editor, Discover
Robert Priest Creative Director and Principal, Priest and Grace
Jamie Prokell Creative Director, Men's Health
Jody Quon Director of Photography, New York Magazine
Adam Rapoport Editor in Chief, Bon Appétit
John Rasmus Editorial Director, Untrodden
Evan Ratliff Editor at Large, The Atavist
Elliott Rebhun Senior Vice President, Scholastic
Jessica Reed Features Editor, The Guardian
David Remnick Editor, The New Yorker
Dr. Allissa V. Richardson Assistant Professor, Journalism, University of Southern California
Betsy Riley Editor in Chief, Atlanta Magazine
Tatsha Robertson Writer, Editor and Author
Gideon Rose Editor, Foreign Affairs
Emma Rosenblum Executive Editor, Elle
Reihan Salam Executive Editor, National Review
Diane Salvatore Editor in Chief, Consumer Reports
Gabriel Sanders Senior Editor, Director of Business Development, Tablet Magazine
Jennifer Santana Director of Photography, Men's Journal
Michael Schaffer Editor, Washingtonian
Eric Schurenberg Chief Executive Officer, Mansueto Ventures
Geraldine Sealey Managing Editor, The Marshall Project
Noah Shachtman Editor in Chief, The Daily Beast
Bill Shapiro Author of "What We Keep"
Julianne Escobedo Shepherd Editor in Chief, Jezebel
Leta Shy Executive Editor, Self
Andrew Simon Director of Content, Grist
William Sisson Editor in Chief, Anglers Journal
Sarah Smith Executive Editor, Prevention
Mark Solheim Editor, Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Elizabeth Sporkin Executive Editor, People
Nykia Spradley Writer and Content Curator,
Dr. Catherine M. Staub Peggy Fisher and Larry Stelter Chair of Magazine Journalism, Drake University
Michael Steele Editor in Chief, Airbnb Magazine
Jon Steinberg Creative Director, Epic Digital
Ron Stodghill Associate Professor, University of Missouri
Christian Stone Editor in Chief, Sports Illustrated
Rina Stone Executive Creative Director, InStyle and Real Simple
Bill Strickland Editorial Director, Hearst Enthusiast Group
Eric Sullivan Senior Editor, Esquire
Matt Sullivan Managing Editor, Bleacher Report
Meredith Talusan Contributing Editor, them.
David Tamarkin Digital Director, Epicurious
Jonathan Tepperman Editor in Chief, Foreign Policy
Nathan Thornburgh Editor in Chief, Roads & Kingdoms
Jennifer Tung Executive Editor, Martha Stewart Living
Mary Turner Deputy Editor, Outside
Newell Turner Editorial Consultant
Alicia Tyler Editorial Director, Clean Eating
Vijay V. Vaitheeswaran U.S. Business Editor, The Economist
Geoff Van Dyke Editorial Director, 5280
Greg Veis Executive Editor, HuffPost Highline
Chris Vogel Editor, Boston Magazine
Stellene Volandes Editor in Chief, Town & Country
Mindy Walker Editor and Writer
Chin Wang Senior Creative Director, ESPN
Kate Ward Editor in Chief, Bustle Digital Group
Joel Weber Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek
Tom Weber Contributing Editor, TIME
Susan White Executive Photography Editor, Culture Trip
Gordon Witkin Executive Editor, Center for Public Integrity
Patti Wolter Associate Professor, Northwestern University
Abi Wright Executive Director, Prizes, Columbia Journalism School
Susan Wyland Editor in Chief, This Old House
David Zenlea Deputy Editor, Road & Track

National Magazine Awards 2019 Board

Steve Coll Dean and Henry R. Luce Professor of Journalism, Columbia Journalism School
Jonathan Dorn Chief Innovation Officer, Active Interest Media
Edward Felsenthal Editor in Chief, TIME
Mark Jannot Story Editor, The New York Times Magazine; President ASME, 2013-2015
Christopher Keyes Vice President and Editor, Outside; President, ASME, 2017-2019
Kate Lewis Chief Content Officer, Hearst Magazines
Anthony Licata Group Editorial Director, Bonnier Lifestyle Media
Janice Min Senior Content Executive, Quibi; Vice President, ASME, 2017-2019
Stephen Orr Vice President, Group Editorial Director, Meredith Corporation; Editor in Chief, Better Homes & Gardens
Nicholas Thompson Editor in Chief, Wired
Abi Wright Executive Director, Prizes, Columbia Journalism School
Sid Holt Chief Executive, ASME, Ex Officio

ASME 2018-2019 Board of Directors

Christene Barberich Global Editor in Chief and Co-Founder, Refinery29
Jonathan Dorn Chief Innovation Officer, Active Interest Media
Edward Felsenthal Editor in Chief, TIME
Clara Jeffery Editor in Chief, Mother Jones
Lucy Kaylin Editor in Chief, O, The Oprah Magazine
Christopher Keyes Vice President and Editor, Outside, President
Amy Keller Laird Journalist and Consultant
Anthony Licata Group Editorial Director, Bonnier Lifestyle Media
Janice Min Senior Content Executive, Quibi, Vice President
Jim Nelson Editor in Chief, GQ
Stephen Orr Vice President, Group Editorial Director, Meredith Corporation; Editor in Chief, Better Homes & Gardens
James Oseland Editor in Chief, World Food Books
Brooke Siegel Vice President, Content, Hearst Digital Media
Joshua Topolsky Founder and Editor in Chief, The Outline
Julia Turner Deputy Managing Editor, Los Angeles Times
Dana Points Associate Director of Development, Corporate Partnerships, Child Mind Institute, Ex Officio

Titles and affiliations listed were at time of judging