Emily Ramshaw Editor-in-Chief

Emily Ramshaw is editor-in-chief of The Texas Tribune. Under her leadership, the Tribune has won six national Edward R. Murrow Awards, IRE's Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism and a general excellence award from the Online News Association. Before coming aboard as one of the Tribune’s original reporters, Ramshaw spent six years at The Dallas Morning News, where she broke national stories about sexual abuse inside Texas’ youth lock-ups, reported from inside a West Texas polygamist compound, uncovered “fight clubs” inside state institutions for the disabled and investigated a series of deadly transplants where patients received rabies-tainted organs. The Texas APME named Ramshaw its 2008 Star Reporter of the Year.

Recent Contributions

TribCast: Live from the 2015 Texas Tribune Festival

Texas Tribune Festival attendees attended a pre-Festival recording of the TribCast on Oct. 16, 2015. The recording featured special guests from our presidential podcast — The Ticket 2016 — and Reveal, a program from the Center for Investigative Reporting.
Texas Tribune Festival attendees attended a pre-Festival recording of the TribCast on Oct. 16, 2015. The recording featured special guests from our presidential podcast — The Ticket 2016 — and Reveal, a program from the Center for Investigative Reporting.

Check out the 2015 Texas Tribune Festival's live recording of the TribCast, featuring our presidential podcast (The Ticket 2016), Reveal (a program from the Center for Investigative Reporting) and some extra special guests.