Editor, Professional News
The Wall Street Journal
Stephen has 25 years of experience as a journalist covering business, economic and financial news. He currently serve as the lead editor at The Wall Street Journal responsible for news that's delivered over platforms used by business and financial professionals. He works closely with colleagues throughout Dow Jones to ensure that the needs of subscribers who rely on their news to do their jobs are met, as well as to explore new ways we can serve professionals. Just before his current role, he headed the WSJ's Real-Time News Desk, overseeing the editing and presentation of news and other fast-moving content across digital platforms. Other roles as a reporter, bureau chief and editor have included stints covering Brazil, emerging markets, economics, foreign exchange, commodities, energy, airlines, and the automobile industry, among other beats. He has managed teams of reporters, run large editing operations, served as a senior newsroom leader, and helped craft product strategy.