A. Adam Glenn is an award-winning journalist and digital media consultant who has reported, edited, and managed newsrooms in Washington, D.C. and New York for more than 30 years.
He is a Public Policy Fellow at the Wilson Center in Washington, D.C., where he is developing AdaptNY, an experimental digital news service he launched in 2013 to improve coverage of how New York is adapting to climate change.
An online pioneer since the 1990s and a former senior producer for ABCNews.com, Adam has worked since 2005 as an independent consultant, advising news organizations, educational institutes, governmental agencies, and non-profits. He won a Knight News Challenge grant for climate change coverage in 2007, served as a managing editor for the Knight-Carnegie News21 project from 2006-2011, and has taught on fellowship in India.
He is also editor of the SEJournal, the quarterly publication of the Society of Environmental Journalists.
A long-time trainer and educator, Adam was previously an adjunct at Columbia University Graduate Journalism School and NYU’s Carter Journalism Institute. He holds a mid-career masters in international relations from the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy in Medford, Mass., and a journalism B.S. from Boston University School of Communication. He lives with his daughter in Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.