Lisa Kassenaar

Voice of America

Lisa Kassenaar is a senior editor at Voice of America and editorial consultant on including women in all VOA coverage, working in 45 newsrooms in 45 languages. She co-founded and led the Bloomberg News global women’s project, helping 2500 reporters and editors in 150 bureaus better include women in all aspects of writing about business, economics and finance. In 22 years at Bloomberg, she also covered Wall Street and financial markets as a senior magazine writer, breaking news editor and beat reporter. Lisa is on the advisory board of Girls Who Invest and the Leadership Institute of the Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, where she grew up. She lives in New York City.

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