George Judson is the senior editor of Marketplace’s Sustainability Desk, a role he took on in 2012. The Sustainability Desk covers not only food, energy, water and other resources, but the question of how our generation can meet its needs without harming the ability of future generations to meet theirs.
George joined Marketplace in 2007 as the program’s first managing editor. Before his work at Marketplace, George was an editor and reporter at The New York Times for 16 years and then an investigative and enterprise editor at the San Jose Mercury-News and the San Francisco Chronicle.
A native of Northboro, Mass., George attended Antioch College, where he received his bachelor’s degree in history. He lives in Pasadena and spends his spare time reading, hiking and exploring the neighborhoods of Southern California.