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Charo Henríquez

Digital Transition Strategy, The New York Times

English, Spanish

United States

Charo Henríquez is a digital journalist in New York. She works in the intersection of journalism and technology, and is passionate about coaching journalists to help build more diversity in newsrooms’ leadership teams.

She was faculty at the ONA-Poynter Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media in 2016 and at ONA’s Women’s Leadership Accelerator in 2017, 2018 and 2019, where she coached and mentored some of the most accomplished women in digital journalism and technology organizations in the United States and internationally.

Charo works at The New York Times as Senior Editor of Digital Transition Strategy. Prior to that, she was the Executive Digital Editor for People en Español at Time Inc., and before, the Innovation Editor for GFR Media, in Puerto Rico. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Universidad del Sagrado Corazón, in San Juan, as well as a Juris Doctor from the University of Puerto Rico.