The following excerpt was sent out from The Washington Post’s director for emerging news products Christopher Meighan:
We are excited to announce that Amy Parlapiano is joining The Post as a quiz writer on the Emerging News Products team. In this new role, she will put her diverse skill set to good use, helping develop and launch habit-forming news quizzes.
Amy comes to us from the Athletic, where she has worked since 2018. As the deputy managing editor for the NFL, she oversaw the rollout of the Athletic’s expansion into breaking news, an important initiative for the company in 2021.
Before becoming DME, she worked as an NFL staff editor for nearly three years.
Prior to joining the Athletic, Amy worked at Sports Illustrated, where she held positions of special projects producer and NFL producer.
She previously worked for ESPN the Magazine as a contributing writer.
Amy is a native of Eastchester, N.Y., and a graduate of the University of Michigan.