Editor in Chief, USA Today
Nicole Carroll is editor in chief of USA Today, since 2018. Previously, she was vice president of news and editor of The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com. Carroll joined the The Arizona Republic in 1999 and held several positions with increasing responsibility; during her time there, the paperwas a two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Breaking News. In 2018, the Republic and the USA Today Network (under parent company Gannett) won the Pulitzer Prize in Explanatory Reporting. Among other accolades, Carroll was honored with the National Press Foundation’s 2017 Benjamin C. Bradlee Editor of the Year Award. She’s a Pulitzer Prize board member.