Interim Editorial Page Editor

Shirley Leung

Shirley Leung is a columnist writing on everything from the intersection of business and politics to gender issues in the workplace. She is also a WGBH contributor to “Boston Public Radio” and “Greater Boston,” as well as a regular guest on New England Cable News.

She was a finalist in 2015 and 2017 for the Gerald Loeb Award for Commentary.

Previously, Leung was the Globe’s business editor, where she oversaw its award-winning coverage of the 2008 financial crisis. Prior to the Globe, Leung was a staff reporter at the Wall Street Journal. A graduate of Princeton University, Leung started her career at her hometown paper, The Baltimore Sun.

She is a working mom of two and lives in Milton with her husband who is also a journalist.

Latest stories

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Boys in the boardroom, consider yourself warned

By , Globe Staff

A pair of bills on Beacon Hill aim to mandate women on boards of public companies and state commissions.

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Hey Expressway drivers: Red Line’s woes will hurt you, too

By , Globe Staff

For South Shore commuters, will this be the summer of our discontent?

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Welcome to the interim club, Dr. Klibanski

By , Globe Staff

Dr. Anne Klibanski is the interim CEO of Partners HealthCare, and a new member of what can feel like a motley crew of temporary leaders bouncing around Boston.

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Martin’s Park: A place for peace and play

By , Globe Staff

Built in honor of the youngest victim of the Marathon bombings, the park is set to open next Saturday.