Senior Editor, CNN
Dalila-Johari Paul is a senior editor at CNN Digital who leads the race and equality team. Paul was previously the overnight digital supervisor and was originally hired as a news editor in 2016. The New York City native moved to Atlanta that year after working for several news outlets that included the Guardian and CNBC Digital. Previously, she held multiple editorial roles at The Star-Ledger in New Jersey. The avid reader developed her love for editing while at The Hartford Courant. Early in her career she was a trainee at two TV news stations, but the Rutgers University graduate knew print, and now digital media, would be the best use of her talent.