STAFF

Lori Sokol, Ph.D., Executive Director/Editor-in-Chief

Entrepreneur, scholar, and psychologist, Lori Sokol, PhD. is Executive Director of Women’s eNews, an award-winning, non-profit digital news service that provides coverage of the most crucial issues impacting women and girls around the world. Dr. Sokol was previously Founder/President of Sokol Media, Inc., publisher of business magazines covering a number of pertinent social issues including gender equality, the needs of working parents, environmental sustainability and strides made by female professionals determined to smash the proverbial glass ceiling.

Passionately committed to addressing these and related topics, Dr. Sokol strives to empower individuals to triumph over gender-related societal limits through the media, enabling them to reach their full potential unhindered. Her articles have been published in the Baltimore Sun, The NY Times, Slate.com, Ms. Magazine and in The Huffington Post. She has also been interviewed on a variety of news outlets including MSNBC, CNBC, Forbes and the Wall Street Journal. 

Her most recent book, She Is Me: How Women Will Save The World, was published in August, 2020 by She Writes Press.  (sheismebook.com)

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Lisa Ferber, Contributing Editor

Lisa Ferber has written for CNBC, Dow Jones and Crain’s New York Business, and has copyedited for The New York Times, Rolling Stone and The Week. She is also a painter, screenwriter, lyricist, playwright, and story writer. 

 

Stacey Tisdale, Financial Editor

On air financial journalist Stacey Tisdale has reported on business and financial issues for more than 20 years, reporting and contributing for some of the largest and most prestigious news organizations in the world. Stacey is also president and CEO of financial media and education content provider Mind Money Media Inc., and authored a book titled,’ The True Cost of Happiness: The Real Story Behind Managing Your Money.‘ (Publisher: John Wiley & Sons).

 

Catherine Wald, Contributing Writer/Editor

Catherine Wald has written for Woman’s Day, The New York Times, Reader’s Digest, Writers Digest and Poets & Writers, and has provided article, presentation and speechwriting services to corporations such as Pepsi and Ernst & Young. Recipient of numerous grants to lead creative writing workshops in the tri-state area, she is a published poet and translator, and author of, The Resilient Writer: Tales of Rejection and Triumph (Persea Books, 2005).


Kerstin Vogdes Diehn, Art Director

An art director and graphic designer specializing in branding, print, web and environmental design, Kerstin is an expert in nonprofit and small business design solutions and has taught at Pace University, FIT, and the Art Institute of New York.


Rebecca Greenberg, Social Media Manager

Rebecca is a 2015 graduate of the University of Connecticut where she majored in journalism, women’s studies and international relations. She sets strategies for social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) and implements them on a daily basis.


Gina Viera, Bookkeeper

Gina Viera has 25 years of experience in the bookkeeping industry and is a member of the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers.


Editorial Interns:

Tatyana Turner is a student at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. She is a 2019 fellow in the Sy Syms Journalistic Excellence Program* at Women’s eNews, funded by the Sy Syms Foundation

Charlotte Geissler, a sophomore at Bard College, is bilingual in English/German and specializes in international relations. She is a 2019 fellow in the Sy Syms Journalistic Excellence Program* at Women’s eNews, funded by the Sy Syms Foundation

 

*The Sy Syms Journalistic Excellence Program at Women’s eNews fellowship supports editorial and development opportunities for editorial interns in the pursuit of journalistic excellence.