Award-winning journalist Campbell Brown is the co-founder of The 74. Prior to launching The 74, Brown founded the Partnership for Educational Justice (PEJ), a parent coalition pushing for great public schools through advocacy and legal action. Before PEJ, Brown founded and led the Parents’ Transparency Project, a watchdog group that investigates and reports on failures and inequality in the public education system.
Brown began her career covering stories around the globe for CNN and NBC News, where she was recognized for her outstanding reporting on events ranging from the 2000 presidential election to Hurricane Katrina. Brown has written for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Daily Beast, and Slate.