Laura Zelenko – 2022 Leadership Summit Speaker

Laura Zelenko

Senior Executive Editor


Laura Zelenko is a senior executive editor overseeing standards, talent, diversity, and training across Bloomberg’s global newsroom. As part of her role, Laura set out a comprehensive initiative called New Voices to improve gender representation on every platform, including a tracking system for sourcing and a media training program for women executives.

Within the newsroom, she works with managers to make meaningful progress towards gender parity and increased ethnic diversity at every level and leads new training, recruiting, and development efforts to meet those goals.

Laura began working for Bloomberg twenty-nine years ago in Prague, opening all of Bloomberg’s original bureaus in Eastern Europe and Russia, and has run numerous global reporting teams, most recently managing all of Bloomberg’s business, finance, energy, and investigative coverage.

She is a graduate of Princeton University with a BA in politics.