Carroll Bogert

The Marshall Project

Carroll Bogert is president of The Marshall Project, a nonpartisan, nonprofit news organization that seeks to create and sustain a sense of national urgency about the US criminal justice system. Launched in November 2015, The Marshall Project covers a wide range of topics including mass incarceration, race and policing, juvenile justice, health and mental health, as well as immigration. It is the youngest news organization ever to win the Pulitzer Prize.

Bogert was previously deputy executive director at Human Rights Watch, running its award-winning global media operations for 18 years. Before joining Human Rights Watch in 1998, Bogert spent 12 years as a foreign correspondent for Newsweek in China, Southeast Asia and the Soviet Union.