About 

  • Mira Lowe is the Senior Editor for Features at CNN Digital, overseeing the entertainment, lifestyle and travel sections on CNN.com and mobile. She is responsible for key editorial initiatives, partnerships and multiplatform opportunities while leading her team to best tell stories and engage audiences using text, photos, video, interactives, tools and social media. Prior to joining the Turner Broadcasting Co. in 2012, Mira was the editor-in-chief of JET magazine in Chicago, where she became the first woman to helm the No. 1 African-American newsweekly. Her print experience also extends to newspapers, including Newsday, where she has worked as an editor and recruiter. An experienced journalist who loves new and old media, she's taught journalism at Columbia University, her alma mater, York College, Loyola University, Northwestern University and Marquette University as well as lectured on diversity and recruitment issues at various colleges and conferences. A Brooklyn, N.Y. native, Mira graduated from Brooklyn College with a bachelor's degree in television and radio, and from Columbia with a master's in journalism. Follow her on Twitter @miralowe.