Sharon Moshavi

Senior Vice President, New Initiatives

Moshavi oversees new project development with an emphasis on developing innovative digital media projects. She also serves as a program director on projects in India and Malaysia. Previously she worked as communications manager at the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Moshavi reported internationally from Asia and the Middle East for more than a decade, based in New Delhi, Jerusalem and Tokyo, returning to the United States in 2003. She has written for The Boston Globe, Newsday, BusinessWeek, Forbes, The New Republic and U.S. News & World Report, among others. She also produced radio documentaries and essays for NPR, BBC and CBC. A native of Baltimore, she has a B.A. from Columbia University. Moshavi is proficient in Japanese.

Geographic Specialties: 

East Asia, Middle East, South Asia

Areas of Expertise: 

Citizen journalism, future of journalism, digital journalism, multimedia journalism