Sarah Lynch is a journalist and news editor with extensive experience in news and international reporting.
Sarah was based in the Middle East—Egypt, Lebanon and Israel—for seven years. She was a Cairo-based correspondent for USA TODAY and News Editor in Vocativ's foreign bureau in Tel Aviv.
Her work has been published in The International Herald Tribune/NYTimes.com, The Christian Science Monitor, The Globe and Mail, Foreign Policy, GlobalPost and other publications.
As a correspondent overseas, Sarah's work focused on political movements, regional security, human rights, economic issues and education in Egypt and across the Middle East. She covered the ousters of two Egyptian presidents, reported from the frontlines of Libya's civil war and told the stories of people navigating the chaotic aftermaths of the 2011 Arab uprisings.
As a News Editor in Tel Aviv, Sarah assigned, wrote and edited U.S. and international news stories with a focus on core verticals including national security, technology and culture.
Sarah returned to the Unites States shortly before the 2016 U.S. presidential election and is now Senior News Editor at CBSNews.com, in New York City.
In addition to text, Sarah has experience across mediums—shooting and editing video, writing news package scripts and field producing. She also has experience with data visualizations and thrives in a fast-paced news environment.