About 

  • Emily Riley is senior product manager for CNN. In this role she leads a cross-functional delivery team focused on Facts First and other capabilities that deliver the best user experience for CNN Politics.

    Prior to CNN, Riley was a senior product manager at Politico. There she worked on the redesign and community growth of Politico Playbook, the expansion of the subscription service, Politico Pro, and female empowerment platform, Women Rule. Riley began her career in product at ACT, Inc. as a product manager for higher education, leading the team responsible for enrollment management services.

    Riley holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Iowa. She currently lives in northern Virginia with her husband and children.