Lynn Povich

Lynn Povich began her career at "Newsweek "as a secretary. In 1975 she became the first woman senior editor in the magazine's history. Since leaving "Newsweek "in 1991, Povich has been editor-in-chief of "Working Woman" magazine and managing editor/senior executive producer for MSNBC.Com. Winner of the prestigious Matrix Award, Povich edited a book of columns by her father, famed "Washington Post" sports journalist Shirley Povich. She is married to Stephen Shepard, former editor-in-chief of ...See more