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Ryan Sager

Editorial Director

Ryan Sager is the editorial director of Ladders. Previously, he was the editorial director of TIME Ideas. Before that, he developed and launched Review, the popular WSJ Weekend section devoted to books and ideas — home to essays including the Journal’s most-read story of 2011 on “Tiger Parenting,” 2012’s most-read story on French parenting, and Marc Andreessen’s “Why Software Is Eating the World.” He lives in Brooklyn. By choice.

Email: rsager@theladders.com

Jane Burnett


Jane Burnett is a former Reuters Assistant Virtual Reality Producer, where she produced 360° videos and slideshows on the company’s first-ever team of its kind. Throughout college, she was a four-summer intern at CNBC Global Headquarters through the Emma Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests in Media. She also ran a fashion blog and studied Communications and Sociology while abroad at the American University of Rome. Jane is a May 2016 graduate of the American University School of Communications in Washington, D.C.

Email: jburnett@theladders.com

Monica Torres


Monica Torres is a journalist living in Brooklyn, New York, who previously worked as a trending news editor for Facebook. She has written about tech, feminism, and sports for Fusion, Real Life magazine, Slate, and the Hairpin.

Email: mtorres@theladders.com

Ashley Siebels

Editorial Designer

Ashley Siebels is the editorial designer at Ladders. She is a graduate of the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She’s a fast reader and a slow runner.

Email: asiebels@theladders.com

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