Eason Jordan

Eason Jordan is the director of operations and communications for Malala Yousafzai's education-focused foundation, the Malala Fund.

Previously, he helped launch and lead NowThis News, a mobile, social digital video news network where he served as general manager.

From 2005 until 2010, Jordan was the CEO of Praedict, an international information services company he co-founded.

Before that, Jordan worked for 23 years at CNN, where he served as chief news executive and president of newsgathering and international networks.

Jordan serves on the leadership council of the Committee to Protect Journalists, the North America board of the International News Safety Institute, the board of directors of the Fugees Family, and the advisory board of Peacetree Productions. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the ONE Campaign.

© 2014 Eason Jordan.