Judy Woodruff


Broadcast journalist Judy Woodruff is anchor and managing editor of the PBS NewsHour. She has covered politics and other news for more than four decades at NBC, CNN and PBS. From 1984 to 1990 she anchored PBS’ award-winning documentary series, “Frontline with Judy Woodruff.” After moving to CNN in 1993, she served as an anchor and senior correspondent. She returned to the NewsHour and in 2013, she and the late Gwen Ifill were named the first two women to co-anchor a national news broadcast. After Ifill’s death, Woodruff was named sole anchor in 2018. Judy is a founding co-chair of the IWMF. She serves on several boards is the recipient of more than 25 honorary degrees and numerous awards.


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