July 20, 2018 at 3:09 PM
Announcement from Lily Editor and Creative Director Amy King, Emerging News Products Director Chris Meighan and Deputy Lily Editor Neema Roshania Patel:
We are pleased to announce that Lena Felton is joining The Lily as a multiplatform editor.
Lena comes to us from The Atlantic, where she just completed a politics editorial fellowship. While there, she wrote breaking news and feature stories, personal essays and the Politics & Policy newsletter. Additionally, her role included copy editing and maintaining their social-media channels.
We look forward to her bringing the same versatility to The Lily, where she will produce daily stories, help manage our social channels and work on our newsletter, Lily Lines.
Lena is a 2017 magna cum laude graduate of Harvard University, where she was editor of the Harvard Crimson’s weekly magazine.
Her first day is Monday. Please join us in welcoming her to The Post.