Our People

Our leadership teams are responsible for the day-to-day management and strategic vision of Global Voices. To meet our global team of volunteer contributors, click here.

Core Team



Newsroom Editors

Editors work with newsroom regional editors and authors to ensure that their writing is factually accurate and accessible to a global audience.


Newsroom Regional Editors

Regional editors manage and edit stories from our regional and language-based author teams.

Oiwan Lam

The Lingua Management Team

Our Lingua Management Team constitutes of volunteer Translation Managers and GV contributors who help in running Lingua. Lingua is where we offer GV in dozens of languages to a worldwide, multilingual audience.

Yanne C


Julia K.


We are looking for Translation Managers in the following languages: Albanian, Amharic, Bulgarian, Burmese, Catalan, Simplified Chinese, Farsi, Filipino, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Igbo, Kazakh, Khmer, Korean, Kurdish, Macedonian, Nubian, Odia, Pashto, Polish, Serbian, Swahili, Swedish, Tetum, Turkish and Urdu. Know the language and are interested in joining? Submit an application now!


Global Voices was co-founded in 2005 by Rebecca MacKinnon and Ethan Zuckerman, who remain members of our community and serve on the board of Stichting Global Voices.

If you wish to get involved as an author, please fill out this form. If you would like to join our translation efforts, please use this contact form.