Cory Haik is the former Vice-President, and current acting President of the Board for the Global Editors Network.
With a journalism career solely in digital, Cory has a passion for the creative development of cutting-edge storytelling. She has been at the Washington Post, leading innovative initiatives before joining MIC first as their chief strategy officer, and was then appointed as their publisher.
Cory cut her teeth following the storms of the Gulf Coast at NOLA.com, site of the Times-Picayune in New Orleans, where she was the Managing Editor. She shared in two Pulitzer Prizes with The Times-Picayune for the staff coverage of Hurricane Katrina, for breaking news and public service in 2006. She also shared in a staff Pulitzer in 2010 for the coverage of police officer shootings with the staff of The Seattle Times. Cory holds a Masters of Arts in Communication Theory from the University of New Orleans.