Vivian Schiller

CEO, Civil Foundation


Vivian Schiller is the inaugural CEO of the Civil Foundation, a nonprofit organization that strives to support a broad and global community of quality newsrooms. Before she served as the President and CEO of National Public Radio and was the Head of News and Journalism Partnerships at Twitter, where she lead its global efforts to promote journalism. She also served as Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Officer for NBC News, New York Times and CNN.  She obtained her master's degree from Russian language at Middlebury College in United States.