Alison Bethel McKenzie

Executive Director, International Press Institute

Alison Bethel McKenzie has over 20 years of experience in journalism as a reporter, bureau chief, editor, and trainer. From 1995-2000, she was senior assistant city editor at the Boston Globe. In 2000, she joined the Detroit News as features editor, then served as the paper’s Washington, D.C. bureau chief from 2001-2006. She joined the Legal Times in Washington, D.C. in 2006 as executive editor, and the Nassau Guardian, in the Bahamas, in 2007 as managing editor. Before joining IPI, she spent a year in Accra, Ghana, for the Washington, D.C.-based International Center for Journalists, as a Knight International Journalism Fellow, helping Ghanaian journalists improve their reporting skills in the run-up to the 2008 presidential election.


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