Joe Sexton

Senior Editor

Joe Sexton was a senior editor at ProPublica until 2021. Before coming to ProPublica in 2013, he had worked for 25 years as a reporter and editor at The New York Times. Sexton served as metropolitan editor at the Times from 2006 to 2011, and his staff won three Pulitzer Prizes. From 2011 to 2013, Sexton served as the paper's sports editor, overseeing its coverage of the 2012 Summer Games in London and the Penn State sex abuse scandal, among other major stories.

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