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Managing Editor of Breaking News, HuffPost
Paige Lavender is the managing editor of breaking news at HuffPost, where she manages a team of 15 editors and reporters. She’s worked at HuffPost since 2011, previously serving as a senior politics editor and general assignment editor. She helped launch the breaking news team in 2017 and helped design and implement the newsroom’s breaking news strategy. She is a mentor for students at the West Virginia University College of Media and a member of the college’s visiting committee. Lavender is a graduate of WVU and American University. She lives in Charleston, West Virginia.