Liz Plank

Liz is an award-winning journalist and the Executive Producer of Divided States of Women at Vox Media. In 2016, she produced and hosted 2016ish, an award-winning series about the presidential election. Liz is amongst Mediaite's 2016 Most Influential in News Media, and was a 2017 Create & Cultivate honoree as a "feminist at the media forefront." In 2017, she presented a TedxTalkHow to Be a Man: A Woman's Guide, which she is currently using to inspire her first book, which will be published by St. Martin's Press in 2019. Prior to Vox, she was a Senior Correspondent at Mic and co-creator of Flip The Script, an award-winning weekly video series confronting social issues.  In 2015, she was a correspondent for MSNBC's Krystal Clear and was named one of Forbes' 30 Under 30 in Media.

She regularly appears on national and international television programs to provide a perspective on politics, gender issues, and reproductive rights, including The Today Show, The Daily Show, MSNBC, Fox News, ABC News, Fusion, Al-Jazeera America and BBC World. Through her activism and creative approach to journalism, Liz has made it her mission to elevate the voices of those who are often not heard, including through the creation of hashtags such as #WhyWomenDontReport and #HimThough. Before working as a journalist, Liz was a research assistant and behavioral science consultant at the London School of Economics, from which she holds a master's degree in policy with an emphasis in global gender politics. a contributor of nuanced perspective and epic eye-rolls on MSNBC and CNN.
— Mattie Khan, ELLE