Michelle Johnson, a former editor for the Boston Globe, was part of the team that launched the Globe’s award-winning regional website, boston.com. Prior to moving into online media she was an editor for the Metro, National, Foreign and Business sections of the newspaper.
Johnson served as Assistant Political Editor, Senior Assistant Business Editor, Senior Assistant Night Editor, and for many years as a copy editor, before being named the first Editorial Manager of boston.com in 1995. After leaving the Globe she freelanced a personal technology column for the paper. She has extensive experience writing, editing and producing multimedia for both print and online.
Johnson was awarded a Knight Fellowship to study for a year at Stanford University in 1993. She has received awards for excellence from the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) and the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA).