Formerly: Correspondent, Washington DC; covered wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now a media leader, active on world stage and based in Beijing. Host of TV show featuring high-profile interviews and global discussions broadcast on CGTN. Young Global Leader, China Future Council member, Media Council, WEF. Recipient of numerous awards for journalism and philanthropy. Serving as National Ambassador for Advocacy on Mental Health, "Red Ribbon" Ambassador on Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS, and Special Adviser to the United Nations Development Programme.