Clifford J. Levy Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Broken Homes and Net Worth

Who is Clifford J. Levy?

Clifford J. Levy is an investigative journalist for The New York Times. 

Detailed Clifford J. Levy Biography?

Levy is a graduate of New Rochelle High School and Princeton University in 1989. He was a reporter for the New York bureau of United Press International.

In 1990, he joined The New York Times as a news assistant and was promoted to a reporter in 1992. He served as chief of the Albany bureau as a political reporter, City Hall correspondent and Newark correspondent.

Since 2000, he had been a special projects reporter for the Times’ Metro desk. In 2003, he won the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting.

In 2002, he wrote a series “Broken Homes” on the abuse of mentally ill adults in state-regulated homes. He broke the story on New York State Medicaid fraud in 2005.

From 2007 to 2011, Levy was the Times ‘s Moscow bureau chief. He received his second Pulitzer Prize in 2011 in the category of International Reporting for his reporting on corruption in Russia in cooperation with Ellen Barry.

The jury awarded their “dogged reporting that put a human face on the faltering justice system in Russia, remarkably influencing the discussion inside the country.”. Shortly before, on March 2011, Levy was named deputy editor of The New York Times’s Metro section.

Clifford J. Levy New York Times

Clifford Levy is an associate managing editor and Metro editor at The New York Times, overseeing coverage of the New York region.

He became Metro editor in 2018 after serving as deputy managing editor, in charge of The Times’s digital platforms.

He is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and has received several other honors, including three George Polk Awards, the Overseas Press Club Award, and the National Magazine Award.

Before joining the masthead of The Times, he led the editorial team that developed NYT Now, a groundbreaking app that The Times operated from 2014 to 2016.

Mr.Levy previously worked as a deputy Metro editor, Moscow bureau chief, investigative reporter, and political correspondent.

In 2002, he published an investigative series in The Times that exposed the abuse of the mentally ill in state-regulated homes in New York City. The project won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting, as well as a George Polk Award.

Mr. Levy joined the international staff of The Times in 2006 as Moscow bureau chief. He and a colleague, Ellen Barry, wrote a series about human rights and freedom of speech in Russia, “Above the Law,” that received the Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 2011, as well as the Polk Award and the Overseas Press Club Award.

Soon after leaving Russia, Levy wrote an article for The New York Times Magazine about his children’s experience in Russian schools. He was a producer on a video that accompanied the article that won a National Magazine Award.

Mr. Levy lives in Brooklyn with his wife, Julie Dressner, who is a documentary filmmaker. They have three children.

Broken Homes

The Anatomy of Change: Cliff Levy’s ‘Broken Homes’

As part of the Pulitzer Prize Campfires Centennial Celebration, the Center for the Humanities is partnering with the New York Council for the Humanities on a two-part series exploring the research and publication of prize-winning investigative and explanatory journalism.

Each conversation examines an individual text to determine what goes into a Pulitzer-winning project and the long-term impact of the reporting.

At its best, journalism excels in telling the stories of the voiceless, in demanding justice for the victimized. Cliff Levy’s Pulitzer-winning series “Broken Homes” (The New York Times) exemplifies these qualities.

Over the course of six stories in 2002, Levy provided a brilliant, vivid exploration of New York State’s negligent oversight of homes for the mentally ill and unstable, revealing tales of abuse and neglect that are harrowing.

Join us as we explore these issues in “The Anatomy of Change: Cliff Levy’s ‘Broken Homes'”, a conversation with Clifford J. Levy and one of his former editors, Joe Sexton (now at ProPublica).

This conversation will be moderated by Amanda Petrusich, contributing writer to The New Yorker, assistant professor of writing at NYU, and 2016 Guggenheim Fellow.

This event is part of the New York Council’s “The Anatomy of Change: Journalism & Justice,” a series that explores the role of journalism in American society and is a part of the Pulitzer Prizes Cosponsored by the New York Council for the Humanities, and the Writers’ Institute at the Graduate Center, CUNY.

What is Clifford J. Levy Age?

Clifford was born on June 15, 1967, in New Rochelle, New York.

Who’re Clifford J. Levy Family Members?

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Who’re Clifford J. Levy Children?

They live with their three children: Danya, Arden, and Emmett in Park Slope, Brooklyn. In Park Slope, his children attended P.S. 321. Juliane Dressner was born on month day 1968.

For a period Levy enrolled his children in the New Humanitarian School in Moscow during his foreign correspondent work.

Who’s Clifford J. Levy Wife?

Levy is married to Juliane Dressner.

What is Clifford J. Levy Net Worth 2020?

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