Tracy Grant

Deputy Managing Editor, The Washington Post

Tracy Grant is the deputy managing editor of The Washington Post, where she’s responsible for newsroom recruiting and hiring, professional development, internships and budgeting.

Grant joined The Post in 1993 from The Miami Herald, where she was an assistant city editor. She has been a layout and copy editor, a graphics editor, Washington Business editor, the newsroom’s first web editor, features editor, KidsPost editor, and Weekend editor. In 2013, she became senior editor for recruitment and development, absorbing the responsibilities of two senior-level jobs. Grant maintains an open door for anyone who needs to talk at the Post – a policy that many benefit from.

Poynter teaching event: Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media, Mar. 19-24.