Kathleen Kingsbury

Neuffer Fellowship Steering Committee

Kathleen Kingsbury is Opinion editor of The New York Times. She joined The Times in 2017 from The Boston Globe, where she served as managing editor for digital. She is a member of the Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship selection committee.

Ms. Kingsbury joined The Globe’s editorial board in 2013 and later edited Ideas, the paper’s Sunday section aimed at tackling the new thinking, intellectual trends and big ideas that shape our world. In this role, Ms. Kingsbury was also a deputy managing editor and the deputy editorial page editor.

She was awarded the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for distinguished editorial writing for a series on low wages and the mistreatment of workers in the restaurant industry. The same eight-part series, “Service Not Included,” also received the Scripps Howard Foundation’s 2014 Walker Stone Award for editorial writing and the Burl Osborne Award for editorial leadership from the American Society of News Editors. She also edited The Globe’s 2016 Pulitzer Prize-winning commentary on race and education.

Ms. Kingsbury previously worked as a New York-based staff writer and Hong Kong-based foreign correspondent for Time magazine.