BBG Watch

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Amanda Bennett was sworn in today as the 29th Director of the Voice of America (VOA).

SEE: Employees don’t want new VOA director Amanda Bennett co-opted by dysfunctional management, BBG Watch, April 18, 2016


At the end of her first day at the Voice of America as VOA director, Amanda Bennett e-mailed a thank you note to all VOA employees.

From: Amanda Bennett
Sent: Monday, April 18, 2016 5:30:50 PM
To: VOA Notices
Subject: THANK YOU
Thank you all for making my first day so warm and inspiring. I’ve already had a chance to meet with several services and to watch a broadcast in progress. I look forward to meeting as many of you as possible as quickly as possible. I’m very excited to be here. I think we have nothing but opportunity ahead to do even more great things……