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NY Times hires McCrea as senior staff editor

June 24, 2022

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

Megan McCrea

The New York Times has tapped Megan McCrea as a senior staff editor for its Special Sections wing of the Print Hub. Recently, she freelanced as an editorial strategist for the book packager Connected Dots Media.

Her work has appeared in Condé Nast Traveler, Better Homes & Gardens, the San Francisco Chronicle, Mabuhay, and Poetry Flash.

She was a senior editor at Via, AAA’s award-winning travel and lifestyle magazine covering nine western states. There, she launched the magazine’s Arizona edition. She was also an assistant travel editor at Sunset magazine, overseeing coverage of the Southwest.

She formerly served as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Federated States of Micronesia and Palau.

McCrea has a B.A. from Duke University.

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