KFN Advisory Board Meeting - October 17th
Guest speaker - Matt Murray - Editor-in-Chief, The Wall Street Journal
**Event is for KFN Leadership or by special invitation**
We look forward to you joining us for our upcoming Advisory Board meeting on Wednesday, October 17th. We are delighted to have Matt Murray from The Wall Street Journal and Northwestern alumnus as our guest speaker.
About our Speaker:
Matt Murray has been Editor in Chief of The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires since June 2018. He joined the Journal in April 1994 in its Pittsburgh bureau, and as a reporter covered beats including banking, General Electric Co., food and management.
As an editor, his roles have included running the Journal's national editing desk; serving as deputy managing editor overseeing first the U.S. bureaus and corporate coverage, then the foreign bureaus and finance coverage; and serving as Deputy Editor in Chief.
He also ran the WSJ 2020 project aimed at accelerating the Journal's digital progress, involving such areas as upgrading its mobile products, improving digital publishing and revamping the management team.
Matt is the author of The Father and the Son and was the writer of Strong of Heart, a memoir by former New York City fire commissioner Thomas Von Essen. He holds bachelor's and master's degrees in journalism from Northwestern University. He and his wife, Dr. Janine Flory, live in Manhattan and Garrison, N.Y., with their daughter, Chaeyoon.