ABOUT US

Founded in 1966 (as The Nation Institute), Type Media Center is home to a half-dozen programs and a community of hundreds of journalists, authors, and writing fellows. Our dynamic range of programs includes a bestselling book publishing imprint, Bold Type Books (formerly known as Nation Books); our award-winning Type Investigations (formerly known as the Investigative Fund), which supports groundbreaking investigative journalism; TomDispatch, the widely read and syndicated website; Fellowships that fund over 25 high-profile reporters every year; Prize programs that spotlight invaluable achievements; and high-profile Events that provide a platform for key journalists, thinkers, and activists to discuss the urgent and important issues of our time.

Type Media Center meets the highest standards of governance, openness, ethical practices, and fiscal responsibility established by Charity Navigator:

Mission

Type Media Center is a non-profit home for independent journalists and truth-tellers at all stages of their careers. Our mission is to produce high-impact journalism and literary nonfiction that addresses injustice and inequality, catalyzes change, informs and uplifts social movements, and sparks national and global conversations while transforming and diversifying the fields of journalism and publishing.

Board of Trustees

 Richard Foos  •   Paula Giddings  •  Ken Grossinger  •  David R. Jones  •  Jeffrey Kusama‑Hinte, Chair  •  Conrad Martin  •  Josie Mooney  •  Victor Navasky  •  Howard Shapiro  •  Ken Sunshine  •  Margery Tabankin  •  Katrina vanden Heuvel  •  Davis Weinstock

Staff

Taya Kitman Executive Director and CEO
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Maha Ahmed Chief of Research at Type Investigations

Hannah Beckler Intern at Type Investigations

Sarah Blustain Deputy Editor at Type Investigations

Kristine Bruch Director of Development and Special Programs

Remy Cawley Associate Editor at Bold Type Books

Taylor Eldridge Data Editor at Type Investigations

Cassi Feldman Managing Editor at Type Investigations

Alissa Figueroa Senior Editor and Senior Producer at Type Investigations

Evan Malmgren Researcher

Natalie Marshall Intern at Bold Type Books

Katy O’Donnell Senior Editor at Bold Type Books

Hannah Popal Intern at Bold Type Books

Richard Salame Assistant Editor at Type Investigations

Margaret Shultz Office Manager

Ed Sermier Chief Financial Officer

Financial Disclosure

Jobs

Harriet and Perry Grover Editorial Internship at Bold Type Books

Bold Type Books, a leading publisher of serious nonfiction, is seeking a full-time intern to work closely with our editors. The aim of the internship is to provide an immersive and rewarding apprenticeship in which the intern will learn the ropes of book publishing.

Editor in Chief at Type Investigations (New York, NY)

Type Investigations (formerly The Investigative Fund) is a nonprofit newsroom for independent journalists, dedicated to incubating investigative reporting with the potential for social impact. Our investigations are published or broadcast in partnership with a wide variety of print, broadcast and online outlets. Our stories have sparked FBI investigations, Congressional inquiries, federal indictments, the resignation of public officials, and more; they have also won many of journalism’s top awards, including the Emmy, the Peabody, the Polk Award, the National Magazine Award, and the Investigative Reporters & Editors Medal.

Don and Doris Shaffer Editorial Intern at Type Investigations (New York, NY)

Type Investigations (formerly The Investigative Fund) is a nonprofit newsroom for independent journalists, dedicated to incubating investigative reporting with the potential for social impact. Our investigations are published or broadcast in partnership with a wide variety of print, broadcast and online outlets. Our stories have sparked FBI investigations, Congressional inquiries, federal indictments, the resignation of public officials, and more; they have also won many of journalism’s top awards, including the Emmy, the Peabody, the Polk Award, the National Magazine Award, and the Investigative Reporters & Editors Medal.

Donate

We depend upon the generous support of individuals and institutions committed to a free and independent press, civil liberties, and social justice. We are a 501(c)(3) public foundation, and donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by law.

Donations

Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by law. If you have any questions, or would like other donation options, contact Kristine Bruch at (212) 822-0263.

Contact

Type Media Center can be reached by email at: info@typemediacenter.org

Phone: (212) 822-0250
Fax: (212) 253-5356

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