Lindsey Leake has been brought on board by Fortune magazine to cover health and wellness. She also works as a senior editor for The Science Writer, a digital magazine affiliated with Johns Hopkins University’s science writing program. Previously, Leake worked 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 was born in Washington, D.C., raised in its Virginia suburbs, and currently resides in Florida. Leake 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, as well as a Certificate in Translation and Intercultural Communication.
Chris Roush serves as the dean of the School of Communications at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut, after previously holding the position of Walter E. Hussman Sr. Distinguished Professor in Business Journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill. Roush has a background 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 author of 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.