Lindsey Leake, a senior editor for The Science Writer, has been appointed by Fortune magazine to cover health and wellness. Previously, she worked as a reporter for USA Today in Florida and is a member of several professional journalism organizations, including the Association of Health Care Journalists, National Association of Black Journalists, National Association of Science Writers, Society of Professional Journalists and Investigative Reporters & Editors. She holds a Master of Arts in Science Writing from Johns Hopkins University, an MA in journalism and digital storytelling from American University, and a BA in Italian with journalism from Princeton University. Additionally, she has a Certificate in Translation and Intercultural Communication.
Chris Roush is the dean of the School of Communications at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. Prior to this position he was the Walter E. Hussman Sr. Distinguished Professor in Business Journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill. Roush has extensive experience in business journalism having worked for publications such as Bloomberg News, Businessweek, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Tampa Tribune and the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. He is also an accomplished author having written several books including “Show me the Money: Writing Business and Economics Stories for Mass Communication” and “Thinking Things Over,” which is a biography of former Wall Street Journal editor Vermont Royster.