Marina Walker Guevara
Marina Walker Guevara is the Executive Editor at Pulitzer Center.
Walker Guevara sits on the board of directors of the Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) and is a co-founder of the Latin American Center for Investigative Journalism (CLIP).
The Carnegie Corporation named her one of 38 “Great Immigrants, Great Americans” in 2018 for her work leading global teams of investigative journalists working in the public interest.
She was formerly the deputy director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, a network of reporters in 70 countries who collaborate on stories of global concern. She has managed the two largest collaborations of reporters in journalism history: the Panama Papers and the Paradise Papers, which involved hundreds of journalists using technology to unravel stories of public interest from terabytes of leaked financial data.
Marina has won and shared dozens of national and international awards, including a Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting, as well as honors from Long Island University’s George Polk Awards, Investigative Reporters and Editors, the Overseas Press Club, the Bartlett and Steele Awards, and Columbia University’s Maria Moors Cabot Award for distinguished Latin American reporting. A native of Mendoza, Argentina, Marina graduated from Universidad Nacional de Cuyo. She received a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and was an Alfred Friendly fellow herself in 2002.