Ellen Clegg

Ellen Clegg

The Boston Globe
Ellen Clegg
Ellen Clegg is interim editorial page editor for The Boston Globe. She rejoined the Globe in 2012 after a three-year stint in science communications at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Before joining the Broad, Ellen spent three decades in The Globe’s newsroom, where she held numerous editing positions. Most recently she was deputy managing editor for news operations, overseeing Page One and running the newsroom at night. Before that, she held a similar role as deputy managing editor for The Boston Sunday Globe. She is the author of ChemoBrain: How Cancer Therapies Can Affect Your Mind (Prometheus Books, 2009), which was recognized as the consumer health book of the year by the American Journal of Nursing, and co-author with neuroscientist Kenneth Kosik, M.D., of The Alzheimer's Solution: How Today's Care Is Failing Millions (Prometheus Books, 2010). Ellen holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri.