Kristin Roberts is the Managing Editor of National Journal. She directs coverage of the biggest stories and oversees newsroom-wide operations. Before joining Atlantic Media in 2011, Kristin was deputy bureau chief for Reuters' Washington bureau. She spent 11 years at Reuters, reporting on Wall Street and economics from New York and Miami and defense and foreign policy from Washington before moving into newsroom leadership. Kristin holds master's degrees from Georgetown University and Columbia University and a bachelor's degree from The George Washington University. Most importantly, she's from New Jersey and is known generally for subtlety.