Ellen Lai joined the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY in October 2016 after spending 12 years as a writer and producer for Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network.
Lai manages the school’s social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube. She promotes academic programs, admissions efforts, events, and showcases faculty and student work across all platforms. She also helps manage the school’s website.
At Fox News, Lai led editorial strategy and managed day-to-day operations for the Fox News social media team and served as an associate producer for the network’s daytime and weekend programming. Prior to that, she worked in production for ESPN and ABC News.
Lai graduated from George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Ellen Lai’s pronouns are she, her, hers.