Meet Our Team


The Walrus

Executive Director and Publisher
Shelley Ambrose

Editorial

Executive Editor and Creative Director
Jessica Johnson
Deputy Editor
Carmine Starnino
Managing Editor
Samia Madwar
Senior Editor
Hamutal Dotan
Editors
Viviane Fairbank
Harley Rustad
Daniel Viola
Digital Editor
Lauren McKeon
Copy Editor
Erin Sylvester
Fellows
Daina Goldfinger
Sebastian Leck
Amy van den Berg
Editor Emeritus
John Macfarlane
Founding Editor
David Berlin
Art Director Emeritus
Brian Morgan

Art

Design Director
Paul Kim
Senior Designer
Meredith Holigroski
Associate Designer
Natalie Vineberg

Circulation

Director of Circulation and Marketing
Bryan Maloney
Circulation Services
St. Joseph Media

Production

Production Director
Maria Musikka

Events

Events Director
David Leonard
Events and Media Coordinators
Blair Elliott
Cailin Cooper
Caroline Anderson

Digital

Digital Director
Angela Misri
Digital Manager
Judy Ziyi Gu
Digital Consultant
Dmitry Beniaminov

Development

Director of Development & Strategic Communications
Aimée Ippersiel
Development Officers
May Ardekani
Christina Papantoniou

Operations

Operations Director
Renée Montpellier
Chief Financial Officer
Karl Percy
Office Manager
Laura Piscaer

THE WALRUS LAB

Director
Gayle Matthews
Project Manager
Amirah El-Safty